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 24 FebLibraryFinding and accessing theses
How to identify and find copies of PhD theses.
For continuing students

Theme tags: Databases, Library skills, PhD Support, Research skills, Researching on the internet
14:30 to 16:00Library, room LIBRARY SEMINAR 123 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 G0411 places left
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March 2018
Fri 02 MarStudy SkillsPit-stop software: improve your reading and researching using software
Prefer the idea of listening to your reading instead? Learn to use text-to-speech software and its in-built method for highlighting key points
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Research skills
14:00 to 16:30Location TBA, room TBA25 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) 10217 places left
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Fri 09 MarStudy SkillsPit-stop software: improve your reading and researching using software
Prefer the idea of listening to your reading instead? Learn to use text-to-speech software and its in-built method for highlighting key points from your reading.
For enrolled students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Research skills
14:00 to 16:30Malet Street, room MAL 457 (ITS) (Walk past the Students' Union bar on Level 4)27 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 G0417 places left
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