All Study Skills workshops

At Birkbeck, we offer a range of workshops to help all students, develop your study skills and get the most out of your time with us.

Browse for workshops that interest you or focus on areas you want to develop. Click 'Book now' to book your free place. Note you need to login with your Birkbeck username and password, NOT your email address.

Don't forget there is also a wealth of online resources available to you any time on the Birkbeck Study Skills module in Moodle.

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February 2019
Thu 21 FebStudy SkillsWriting skills clinic
Academic writing skills group tutorial. Whatever aspect of your essay or assignment writing you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B0412 places left
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Thu 21 FebLawAnalysing essay questions and planning your answer
This workshop explains how to analyse an essay question, draw up a reading list, and plan the first draft of an essay. Click on the title for details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing
18:00 to 19:00Malet Street, room MAL G1525 places left
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Sat 23 FebBEISolving Equations
In this workshop we will go through how to solve same basic equations.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
10:00 to 12:00Malet Street, room MAL 63341 places left
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Mon 25 FebStudy SkillsBreaking Barriers Kit: How to Plan Your Essay and Get Your First Draft Written 
For enrolled students
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 413 (ITS)4 places left
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Mon 25 FebLawPlanning your essay and developing an outline
We’ll consider how to construct an effective outline to work from when you write your essay. Click on the workshop title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10219 places left
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Mon 25 FebStudy SkillsActive Listening and speaking for academic purposes
Click to see the full description.
For enrolled students
18:00 to 19:30Malet Street, room MAL B2924 places left
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Tue 26 FebStudy SkillsCritical Thinking 3: Building an Academic Argument
The focus of this workshop will be on advanced critical writing and critical reading skills.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Critical thinking
14:00 to 16:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR B139 places left
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Tue 26 FebStudy SkillsBreaking Barriers Kit: Preparing Your Revision As You Go
For enrolled students
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 457 (ITS)21 places left
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Tue 26 FebLawConstructing arguments in academic writing
This workshop will cover the key features of an argument, including the role of paragraphing in argumentation. Click on the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10223 places left
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Wed 27 FebStratfordStratford One to One
One-to-one drop-in tutorial sessions with an academic skills tutor. To attend these sessions just turn up, no booking is required.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
16:00 to 18:00University Square Stratford, room US FOYER (US G.25)No booking required
Wed 27 FebStudy SkillsStudy Clinics
Study Clinics are open to all Birkbeck students who need some timely support with their studies.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Study skills
16:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 413 (ITS)10 places left
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Wed 27 FebLawWriting in your own words (summarising and paraphrasing)
Covering a four-step process of paraphrasing and summarising that you can use to help you write in your own words. Click the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Plagiarism, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10225 places left
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Wed 27 FebBEIBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Wed 27 FebLawAnswering problem questions
Covers ways you can approach problem questions that will help you tackle them in a simple, clear and effective way. Click on the title for details.
For current Law students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Law, Writing skills
19:45 to 21:00University College London, room UCL TORRINGTON (1-19) B17 BASEMENT LT28 places left
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Thu 28 FebStudy SkillsUsing Evernote to Manage Your Research
Evernote is free software designed for note-taking and archiving of web pages, text, images and audio.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Technology enhanced learning
12:00 to 13:30Malet Street, room MAL 457 (ITS)fully booked
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Thu 28 FebStudy SkillsUsing Zotero for Managing Your References and Citations
Zotero is a free, online tool for storing and organising resources. This workshop will cover all the key skills. Not advised for law students.
For enrolled students
14:00 to 15:30Malet Street, room MAL 457 (ITS)3 places left
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Thu 28 FebLawWriting effective introductions and conclusions
This workshop considers the typical structure, content and language of effective introductions and conclusions. Click on the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10224 places left
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Thu 28 FebArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 1: What IS Academic Writing? What IS an Essay?
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
19:40 to 21:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0431 places left
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March 2019
Fri 01 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 1: What IS Academic Writing? What IS an Essay?
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0429 places left
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Sat 02 MarSSHPSSHP Academic Writing for those with English as a second Language
This weekend mini module will help you improve your academic writing precision if English is your second language. Runs over 4 weekends.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing
10:00 to 14:00Malet Street, room MAL 62444 places left
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Sat 02 MarStudy SkillsAcademic writing: Paragraphs, cohesion and signposting language
Sharpen up your academic writing skills: click title for full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Writing skills
14:00 to 16:00Malet Street, room MAL 63323 places left
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Mon 04 MarArtsZotero for MHRA Referencing: A Brief Guide
This workshop will help you to exploit the Zotero online information management tool to meet the requirements of referencing using the MHRA Stylesheet
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Plagiarism, Research skills, Technology enhanced learning
14:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 458 (ITS)20 places left
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Mon 04 MarStudy SkillsBreaking Barriers Kit: Mindmapping software for planning and writing your assignments
Mindmapping software takes the pain out of organising your ideas. Learn how to use mindmapping software for planning any piece of written work.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Mind mapping
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 413 (ITS)23 places left
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Mon 04 MarCounsellingSTRESS-LESS: Exam stress focus
Stressed by exams? Join us for an interactive session to find strategies to understand and manage your stress, including relaxation techniques.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Stress and Anxiety, Wellbeing
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL G13 (Please note that the location has changed to MAL G13)18 places left
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Mon 04 MarStudy SkillsReading for Academic Purposes
Many students find it hard to complete the quantity and complexity of academic reading required of them. This workshop will give you skills to cope.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
18:00 to 19:30Malet Street, room MAL B2929 places left
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Mon 04 MarStudy SkillsNotemaking for Academic Purposes
Learn how to make effective notes from your reading and how to integrate them into your writing.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
19:30 to 21:00Malet Street, room MAL B2929 places left
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Tue 05 MarStudy SkillsRevision Tips and Creating a Revision Timetable
For enrolled students
14:00 to 15:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR B1330 places left
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Tue 05 MarStudy SkillsBreaking Barriers Kit: One Strategy For Editing and Proofreading Your Essay
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Assistive Technology, Study skills
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 457 (ITS)25 places left
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Tue 05 MarLawPlanning your essay and developing an outline
We’ll consider how to construct an effective outline to work from when you write your essay. Click on the workshop title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10233 places left
Book now
Tue 05 MarBEIBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Tue 05 MarStudy SkillsEssay writing and building an academic argument
Please click on title for full description
For enrolled students
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL B2918 places left
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Wed 06 MarStudy SkillsAcademic writing: Paragraphs, cohesion and signposting language
Sharpen up your academic writing skills: click title for full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR B0622 places left
Book now
Wed 06 MarCounsellingRESILIENCE: Get Ready for the Exam Period
This workshop aims to provide participants with the information and coping strategies needed to succeed during the exam period.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Mental Health, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Wellbeing
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL G20 HUB15 places left
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Wed 06 MarStudy SkillsStudy Clinics
Study Clinics are open to all Birkbeck students who need some timely support with their studies.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Study skills
16:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 413 (ITS)15 places left
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Wed 06 MarLawSounding 'academic': Using formal standard English in your assignments
In this workshop, we’ll consider different ways to sound more ‘formal’ and academic with your use of English. Click on the title above for details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10230 places left
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Wed 06 MarSSHPSSHP Writing Space - Develop your Academic Writing
Every academic journey requires writing as the central means of communicating your theories. These writing focus on supportive writing.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Essay writing
18:00 to 19:30Malet Street, room MAL 25422 places left
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Wed 06 MarLawAnswering problem questions
Covers ways you can approach problem questions that will help you tackle them in a simple, clear and effective way. Click on the title for details.
For current Law students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Law, Writing skills
19:45 to 21:00University College London, room UCL TORRINGTON (1-19) B17 BASEMENT LT34 places left
Book now
Thu 07 MarStudy SkillsWriting skills clinic
Academic writing skills group tutorial. Whatever aspect of your essay or assignment writing you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B0426 places left
Book now
Thu 07 MarLawConstructing arguments in academic writing
This workshop will cover the key features of an argument, including the role of paragraphing in argumentation. Click on the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10229 places left
Book now
Thu 07 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 2: How the Question Can Get You Going: Techniques for Analysing the Question
Workshop 2 asks where the essay writing process actually begins: understanding the question is the key stage. We explore the language of questions.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Discussion, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
19:40 to 21:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0433 places left
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Fri 08 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 2: How the Question Can Get You Going: Techniques for Analysing the Question
Workshop 2 asks where the essay writing process actually begins: understanding the question is the key stage. We explore the language of questions
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0430 places left
Book now
Sat 09 MarStudy SkillsBreaking Barriers Kit: Improve your reading and researching using software
Prefer the idea of listening to your reading instead? Learn to use text-to-speech software and its in-built method for highlighting key points
For enrolled students
10:00 to 12:00Malet Street, room MAL 417 (ITS)25 places left
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Sat 09 MarBEILinear Functions
In this workshop we will cover the following: Equation of a line, drawing a line and spacial properties
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
10:00 to 12:00Malet Street, room MAL 40245 places left
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Sat 09 MarStudy SkillsSummarising, paraphrasing and quoting
For enrolled students
11:00 to 13:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR B1329 places left
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Mon 11 MarLawWriting effective introductions and conclusions
This workshop considers the typical structure, content and language of effective introductions and conclusions. Click on the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10234 places left
Book now
Tue 12 MarLawAnswering problem questions
Covers ways you can approach problem questions that will help you tackle them in a simple, clear and effective way. Click on the title for details.
For current Law students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Law, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10230 places left
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Tue 12 MarStudy SkillsCitation and referencing; Writing about reading
Please click on title for full description
For enrolled students
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL B2924 places left
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Wed 13 MarStudy SkillsAcademic writing: Punctuation toolkit
Sharpen up your academic writing skills: click title for full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Writing skills
15:00 to 17:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR B0625 places left
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Wed 13 MarStratfordStratford One to One
One-to-one drop-in tutorial sessions with an academic skills tutor. To attend these sessions just turn up, no booking is required.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
16:00 to 18:00University Square Stratford, room US FOYER (G.25)No booking required
Wed 13 MarStudy SkillsStudy Clinics
Study Clinics are open to all Birkbeck students who need some timely support with their studies.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Study skills
16:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 413 (ITS)15 places left
Book now
Wed 13 MarLawUsing your reading in your essays
This workshop will consider how to incorporate quotations, summaries and paraphrases of your readings in your essays. Click on the title for details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10233 places left
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Thu 14 MarLawDrafting your essay
We will discuss why drafting your essay is so important and consider how to go about this. Click on the workshop title for more details. Please note this session will start at 17:05 and finish at 17:50.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10232 places left
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Thu 14 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 3: Planning and Structuring an Essay
Workshop 3 explores how to plan and structure an essay by using a Process Method of essay writing.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Discussion, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
19:40 to 21:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0430 places left
Book now
Fri 15 MarBEIBEI Maths Clinic
Maths/Stats drop-in sessions for the School of Business, Economics and Informatics. No bookings required just turn up.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Maths skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 101No booking required
Fri 15 MarLawReferencing using OSCOLA - for LLB and LLM students
This session introduces the basics of the OSCOLA referencing style you are expected to use in Law at Birkbeck. Click the title above for more details.
For current Law students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Plagiarism
18:00 to 19:30Clore Building, room CLO 20338 places left
Book now
Fri 15 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 3: Planning and Structuring an Essay
Workshop 3 explores how to plan and structure an essay by using a Process Method of essay writing.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0429 places left
Book now
Sat 16 MarSSHPSSHP Academic Writing for those with English as a second Language
This weekend mini module will help you improve your academic writing precision if English is your second language. Runs over 4 weekends.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing
10:00 to 12:00Malet Street, room MAL 62446 places left
Book now
Sat 16 MarSSHPSSHP Grammatical Sentence & Paragraph Construction
This workshop is for those who have received feedback that your grammar and sentence construction needs development.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
12:00 to 13:30Malet Street, room MAL 63347 places left
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Sat 16 MarStudy SkillsAcademic Writing: Drafting, editing and proofreading your assignment
Sharpen up your academic writing skills: click title for full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
14:00 to 16:00Malet Street, room MAL 63316 places left
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Mon 18 MarLawUsing your reading in your essays
Please note this session will start at 17:05 and finish at 17:50.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10237 places left
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Tue 19 MarStudy SkillsCritical reading and writing for postgraduates
Please click on title for full description
For enrolled students
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL B2923 places left
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Tue 19 MarLawDrafting your essay
We will discuss why drafting your essay is so important and consider how to go about this. Click on the workshop title for more details. Please note this session will start at 17:05 and finish at 17:50.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10234 places left
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Wed 20 MarStudy SkillsAcademic writing: Sentence mechanics masterclass
Sharpen up your academic writing skills: click title for full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR B0625 places left
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Wed 20 MarStudy SkillsStudy Clinics
Study Clinics are open to all Birkbeck students who need some timely support with their studies.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Study skills
16:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 413 (ITS)15 places left
Book now
Wed 20 MarLawMaking the most of your word count
We’ll identify and practise strategies for reducing your word count without losing ‘content’ or clarity. Click on the title above for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10236 places left
Book now
Thu 21 MarLawReferencing using OSCOLA - for LLB and LLM students
This session introduces the basics of the OSCOLA referencing style you are expected to use in Law at Birkbeck. Click the title above for more details.
For current Law students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Plagiarism
17:00 to 18:00Clore Building, room CLO 10236 places left
Book now
Thu 21 MarStudy SkillsWriting skills clinic
Academic writing skills group tutorial. Whatever aspect of your essay or assignment writing you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B0429 places left
Book now
Thu 21 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 4: How to Write Academic Paragraphs
Workshop 4 reveals the rules for structuring and developing paragraphs.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
19:40 to 21:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0434 places left
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Fri 22 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 4: How to Write Academic Paragraphs
Session 4 reveals the rules for structuring and developing paragraphs
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing
18:00 to 19:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0430 places left
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Sat 23 MarStudy SkillsBreaking Barriers Kit: approaches for greater reading speed, stamina and comprehension
Make more efficient use of your reading time with strategies for better comprehension, focus and methods for making notes about what you read.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Assistive Technology, ClaroRead, Computing and IT Skills, Disability, Specific learning difficulties, Technology enhanced learning
10:00 to 12:00Malet Street, room MAL 417 (ITS)24 places left
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Mon 25 MarLawMaking the most of your word count
We’ll identify and practise strategies for reducing your word count without losing ‘content’ or clarity. Click on the title above for more details. Please note that this session runs from 17.10 to 17.50.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:10 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10234 places left
Book now
Wed 27 MarStratfordStratford One to One
One-to-one drop-in tutorial sessions with an academic skills tutor. To attend these sessions just turn up, no booking is required.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Academic Skills
16:00 to 18:00University Square Stratford, room US FOYER (G.25)No booking required
Wed 27 MarLawReferencing using Harvard (for Criminology students)
This workshop introduces the basics of the UWE Harvard referencing style you are expected to use in Criminology. Click on the title for more details. Please note that this short session runs from 17.10-17.50.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Bibliography and referencing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:10 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10238 places left
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Thu 28 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 5: How to Write Introductions and Conclusions
What is the purpose of an Introduction, a Conclusion? Do they do basically the same job in the essay? We explore the differences between these 'moves'
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Writing skills
19:40 to 21:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0434 places left
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Fri 29 MarArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 5: How to Write Introductions and Conclusions
Workshop 5 considers functional differences between introductions and conclusions. In this session, we explore strategies for writing introductions
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0431 places left
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Sat 30 MarArtsSchool of Arts Revision Skills and Exam Tips Workshop
Do not languish in angst or fear at the thought of Exams:Put the fun into reviewing your year of study;take the fear out of the examination experience
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Exams and revision, Reading and note-taking skills, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Study skills, Time management, Writing skills
13:30 to 17:30Location TBA, room TBA55 places left
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Sat 30 MarStudy SkillsAcademic writing skills for exams
This workshop will focus on writing skills for exams. Click on the title for a full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Exams and revision, Writing skills
14:00 to 16:00Malet Street, room MAL B2929 places left
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April 2019
Tue 02 AprLawPreparing for seen exams
We’ll assess effective and ineffective ways of preparing for your seen exam. Click on the workshop title above for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Exams and revision, Study skills
18:00 to 19:00Malet Street, room MAL 35227 places left
Book now
Wed 03 AprLawRevising for and taking exams
We will consider strategies for effective exam revision and look at techniques for helping you in the exam. Click on the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Exams and revision
18:00 to 19:00Malet Street, room MAL 35226 places left
Book now
Thu 04 AprLawTackling your assignment 1: Analysing the question and planning your answer
This 90-minute session will help you get started on your assignment: analysing the question and making a plan. Click the title above for more details
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:30Malet Street, room MAL G1433 places left
Book now
Mon 08 AprLawPreparing for seen exams
We’ll assess effective and ineffective ways of preparing for your seen exam. Click on the workshop title above for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Exams and revision, Study skills
18:00 to 19:00Malet Street, room MAL 35235 places left
Book now
Tue 09 AprStudy SkillsEssay writing and building an academic argument
Please click on title for full description
For enrolled students
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL B2928 places left
Book now
Tue 09 AprLawRevising for and taking exams
We will consider strategies for effective exam revision and look at techniques for helping you in the exam. Click on the title for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Exams and revision
18:00 to 19:00Malet Street, room MAL 35235 places left
Book now
Wed 10 AprStudy SkillsAcademic Writing: Drafting, editing and proofreading your assignment
Sharpen up your academic writing skills: click title for full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL B2930 places left
Book now
Thu 11 AprStudy SkillsWriting skills clinic
Academic writing skills group tutorial. Whatever aspect of your essay or assignment writing you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B0424 places left
Book now
Thu 11 AprLawTackling your assignment 2: Drafting, revising and checking your assignment
This 90-minute session will cover strategies for writing, revising and proofreading your essay. Click the title above for more details.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:30Malet Street, room MAL G1436 places left
Book now
Wed 24 AprCounsellingSTRESS-LESS: relaxation sessions
Exams looming? Under pressure with assignments? Join us an informal, friendly drop-in relaxation session.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Mental Health, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Work Life Balance
16:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL B02No booking required
May 2019
Wed 01 MayLawPreparing for seen exams
We’ll consider how seen exams differ from unseen exams, and assess effective and ineffective ways of preparing for your seen exam. Please note this session runs from 5.05-5.50pm.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Exams and revision, Study skills
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10240 places left
Book now
Thu 02 MayLawRevising for and taking exams
We will consider strategies for effective exam revision and techniques for helping you in the exam. Please note that this is a shorter session running from 5.05-5.50pm.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Exams and revision
17:00 to 17:50Clore Building, room CLO 10240 places left
Book now
Wed 08 MayCounsellingSTRESS-LESS: relaxation sessions
Exams looming? Under pressure with assignments? Join us an informal, friendly drop-in relaxation session.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Mental Health, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Work Life Balance
16:00 to 17:00Russell Square, room RUS (30) 101 (30 Russell Square, room 101 on the first floor)No booking required
Wed 22 MayCounsellingSTRESS-LESS: relaxation sessions
Exams looming? Under pressure with assignments? Join us an informal, friendly drop-in relaxation session.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Mental Health, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Work Life Balance
16:00 to 17:00Russell Square, room RUS (30) 101 (30 Russell Square, room 101 on the first floor)No booking required
Thu 23 MayCounsellingRESILIENCE: How to stay positive in your job search
This workshop aims to provide participants with the information and coping strategies needed to succeed in a competitive job market.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Careers, Interview skills, Job hunting, Mental Health, Self esteem, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Wellbeing
14:00 to 16:00Malet Street, room MAL G20 HUB35 places left
Book now
June 2019
Wed 05 JunCounsellingSTRESS-LESS: relaxation sessions
Exams looming? Under pressure with assignments? Join us an informal, friendly drop-in relaxation session.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Mental Health, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Work Life Balance
16:00 to 17:00Russell Square, room RUS (30) 101 (30 Russell Square, room 101 on the first floor)No booking required
Tue 25 JunCounsellingRESILIENCE: How to stay positive in your job search
This workshop aims to provide participants with the information and coping strategies needed to succeed in a competitive job market.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Careers, Interview skills, Job hunting, Mental Health, Self esteem, Stress and Anxiety, Stress and Anxiety, Wellbeing
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL G20 HUB43 places left
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