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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March 2018
Sat 03 MarWellbeingMental Health/Disability Support - Staying 'on track'
This workshop is aimed at students with disabilities and mental health difficulties. Come along to find out what structured support we can offer you.
For special arrangements students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Bibliography and referencing, Critical thinking, Disability, Dyslexia, Essay writing, Exams and revision, Mental Health, Moodle, Report writing, Stress and Anxiety, Study skills, Time management, Wellbeing, Writing skills
13:30 to 16:00Malet Street, room MAL B1840 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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Mon 12 MarStudy 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
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL B2913 places left
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Sat 24 MarArtsSchool of Arts Revision Skills and Exam Techniques Workshop
Revision skills and exam tips workshop: 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 TBA34 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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May 2018
Tue 01 MayStratfordCritical Thinking
Critical thinking is the cornerstone of studying at university. It is an academic skill that encompasses other academic skills.
For enrolled Stratford students

Theme tags: Critical thinking
18:00 to 20:00Location TBA, room TBA30 places left
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Fri 04 MayStudy 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 B0619 places left
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