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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July 2018
Tue 10 JulArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 1: What IS Academic Writing?
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:2043 Gordon Square, room TBA35 places left
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Tue 10 JulArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 2: Understanding the Question
Workshop 2 asks where the essay writing process actually begins: understanding and answering the question. We decode the language of questions.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Research skills, Study skills, Writing skills
19:40 to 21:0043 Gordon Square, room TBA35 places left
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Tue 17 JulArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 3: Planning and Structuring an Essay
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Research skills, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 19:2043 Gordon Square, room TBA30 places left
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Tue 17 JulArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 4: How to Write 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 TBA35 places left
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Tue 24 JulArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 5: How to Write Introductions
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 19:2043 Gordon Square, room TBA35 places left
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Tue 24 JulArtsArts Essay Writing Workshop 6: How to Write Conclusions
Workshop 6 reviews the functional differences between introductions and conclusions. We investigate the role of conclusions
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 TBA35 places left
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