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
Sat 03 FebStudy SkillsMindmapping
Mindmapping is a technique to make better use of our brainpower. It is a powerful thinking tool and useful for all areas of our life.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Communication Skills, Exams and revision, Mind mapping, Personal development, Presentation skills, Reading and note-taking skills, Study skills
11:00 to 12:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G043 places left
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Mon 05 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 english, Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing, Reading and note-taking skills, Report writing, Study skills, Writing skills
18:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL B294 places left
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Sat 10 FebWellbeingMental Health/Disability Support - Maintaining Resilience
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, Computing and IT Skills, Critical thinking, Disability, Dyslexia, Essay writing, Higher Education, Library skills, Mental Health, Microsoft Office, Mindfulness, Moodle, Reading and note-taking skills, Report writing, Researching on the internet, Stress and Anxiety, Study skills, Time management, Wellbeing
13:30 to 16:00Malet Street, room MAL B18fully booked
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Mon 12 FebStudy SkillsRevision tips and creating a revision timetable
Getting organised for exams and creating an effective revision timetable is one of the most important steps to exam success.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Exams and revision, Reading and note-taking skills, Research skills, Study skills
18:00 to 19:30Malet Street, room MAL B2910 places left
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Tue 27 FebStudy SkillsRevision Tips and Creating a Revision Timetable
Getting organised for exams and creating an effective revision timetable is one of the most important steps to exam success.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Exams and revision, Reading and note-taking skills, Research skills, Study skills
14:00 to 15:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0423 places left
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March 2018
Tue 06 MarStudy SkillsCritical reading for postgraduates
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Reading and note-taking skills
18:00 to 19:00Russell Square, room RUS (30) 10229 places left
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Sat 10 MarStudy SkillsRevision Tips and Creating a Revision Timetable
Getting organised for exams and creating an effective revision timetable is one of the most important steps to exam success.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Exams and revision, Reading and note-taking skills, Research skills, Study skills
11:00 to 12:3043 Gordon Square, room GOR G0424 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 G0423 places left
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