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.

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 2018
Wed 28 FebStudy SkillsSentence and punctuation toolkit
Sentence and punctuation toolkit: learn how to take control of your writing at the sentence level for clearer expression.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0414 places left
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March 2018
Thu 01 MarStudy SkillsWriting Skills Clinic
Writing Skills Clinic: a group tutorial focused on academic writing. Whatever you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Essay writing, Report writing, Writing skills
17:15 to 17:4543 Gordon Square, room GOR G04fully booked
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Sat 03 MarStudy SkillsStructuring your writing: Paragraphs, signposting, cohesion
This workshop will help make your writing flow, by focusing on paragraph structure, cohesion and signposting language.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Writing skills
13:30 to 15:30Malet Street, room MAL G16fully booked
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Sat 03 MarStudy SkillsAcademic Writing Day: Writing Critically
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Writing skills
13:30 to 15:30Malet Street, room MAL B3516 places left
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Mon 05 MarStudy SkillsCritical Thinking 2: Evaluating Academic Argument
This workshop will extend and build upon the critical thinking skills covered in Critical Thinking I.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Study skills
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL B2912 places left
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Tue 06 MarStudy SkillsWriting for postgraduates
This workshop considers different aspects of writing including planning for writing, research, and reading, finding a structure, writing and editing.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Report writing, Research projects, Research skills, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:00Russell Square, room RUS (30) 10213 places left
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Wed 07 MarStudy SkillsStructuring your writing: Paragraphs, signposting, cohesion
This workshop will help make your writing flow, by focusing on paragraph structure, cohesion and signposting language.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0415 places left
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Thu 08 MarStudy SkillsWriting Skills Clinic
Writing Skills Clinic: a group tutorial focused on academic writing. Whatever you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Essay writing, Report writing, Writing skills
17:15 to 17:4543 Gordon Square, room GOR G0414 places left
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Thu 15 MarStudy SkillsWriting Skills Clinic
Writing Skills Clinic: a group tutorial focused on academic writing. Whatever you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Essay writing, Report writing, Writing skills
17:15 to 17:4543 Gordon Square, room GOR G0414 places left
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Thu 22 MarStudy SkillsWriting Skills Clinic
Writing Skills Clinic: a group tutorial focused on academic writing. Whatever you want to work on, we can show you how to improve.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Essay writing, Report writing, Writing skills
17:15 to 17:4543 Gordon Square, room GOR G0415 places left
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April 2018
Fri 27 AprStudy SkillsCritical Thinking 2: Evaluating Academic Argument
This workshop will extend and build upon the critical thinking skills covered in Critical Thinking I.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Study skills
14:00 to 16:0043 Gordon Square, room GOR B0619 places left
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Sat 28 AprStudy SkillsCritical Thinking 2: Evaluating Academic Argument
This workshop will extend and build upon the critical thinking skills covered in Critical Thinking I.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Study skills
13:30 to 15:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR B0620 places left
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