School of BEI workshop timetable

We offer a range of learning support and study skills workshops to help you succeed on your course. Choose the workshop below that you would like to attend and book your place.

The links below to "View My Bookings", "book a place" and "join standby list" are available if you have a Birkbeck username and password.

Contact us directly via Email: r.carabine@bbk.ac.uk or Phone: 020 7631 6464

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October 2018
Sat 20 OctEssay Writing Essentials
Essay writing is a skill you can learn and develop but it will take time and practice. Find out the basics in this session.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Communication Skills, Essay writing, Study skills, Time management, Writing skills
School of BEI
11:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL G1412 places left
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Thu 25 OctReading for University
Find out how to develop your reading skills and to make effective notes.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Communication Skills, Critical thinking, Management Skills, Reading and note-taking skills, Research skills, Study skills, Time management
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:45Clore Building, room CLO 10115 places left
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November 2018
Wed 07 NovGiving a Presentation
You may be asked to give a presentation as part of your course. Find out how to effectively plan and organise your presentation.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Communication Skills, Management Skills, Presentation skills, Study skills, Time management
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:45Clore Building, room CLO 10116 places left
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Sat 17 NovHarvard referencing & avoiding plagiarism
This session will explain how to reference your writing using the Harvard system. It will also explain how to avoid committing plagiarism.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Bibliography and referencing, Essay writing, Plagiarism, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
11:00 to 12:30Malet Street, room MAL G1425 places left
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Tue 20 NovRevision & Exam Strategies
The session will offer a number of effective revision techniques and show you how to make the best use of your time in the exam room.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Essay writing, Exams and revision, Study skills, Time management, Writing skills
School of BEI
17:00 to 17:45Clore Building, room CLO 10115 places left
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Sat 24 NovCritical Thinking Skills
Many students receive essay feedback telling them to be more critical. This session will offer guidance on how to think and write critically.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Reading and note-taking skills, Study skills, Writing skills
School of BEI
11:00 to 13:00Malet Street, room MAL B3025 places left
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