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
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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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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Tue 13 MarStudy SkillsProcrastination, Perfectionism and Prioritisation
This workshop will help you to recognise the causes of procrastination and perfectionism, and provide help in overcoming them.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Dissertations, Essay writing, Exams and revision, Reading and note-taking skills, Study skills
14:00 to 15:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0413 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 G0413 places left
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May 2018
Wed 02 MayStudy SkillsGrammar and writing crash course (dissertations edition)
This workshop will focus on writing skills for dissertations. Click on the title for a full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Writing skills
14:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL 40227 places left
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Sat 12 MayStudy SkillsGrammar and writing crash course (dissertations edition)
This workshop will focus on writing skills for dissertations. Click on the title for a full description.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Writing skills
11:00 to 14:00Malet Street, room MAL 63225 places left
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July 2018
Tue 10 JulStudy SkillsDissertation Bootcamp 2: writing coherent paragraphs (POSTGRADUATE)
One of a series of three workshops running on Tuesday afternoons and repeating on Thursday evenings.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL G1543 places left
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Thu 12 JulStudy SkillsDissertation Bootcamp 2: writing coherent paragraphs (POSTGRADUATE)
One of a series of three workshops running on Tuesday afternoons and repeating on Thursday evenings.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Writing skills
18:00 to 20:00Location TBA, room TBA22 places left
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Tue 17 JulStudy SkillsDissertation Bootcamp 3: drafting, editing, proofreading (POSTGRADUATE)
One of a series of three workshops running on Tuesday afternoons and repeating on Thursday evenings.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Writing skills
15:00 to 17:00Malet Street, room MAL G1522 places left
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Thu 19 JulStudy SkillsDissertation Bootcamp 3: drafting, editing, proofreading (POSTGRADUATE)
One of a series of three workshops running on Tuesday afternoons and repeating on Thursday evenings.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Dissertations, Writing skills
18:00 to 20:00Location TBA, room TBA20 places left
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