School of Law workshop timetable

We offer a range of learning support and study skills workshops to help you succeed on your course. Choose the workshop below that you would like to attend and book your place.

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February 2018
Wed 07 FebHow to avoid plagiarism
We explain plagiarism through examples, clarify how to avoid it and when to reference. Please note: we do not discuss a particular referencing system.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Plagiarism
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B2911 places left
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Tue 20 FebWhat is critical thinking and how to write ‘critically’
Being critical is central to study and success in university, but what does it mean and how do we demonstrate our critical thinking?
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Critical thinking, Essay writing
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B29fully booked
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Mon 26 FebReferencing using OSCOLA - for LLB and LLM students
In this workshops we will explain how to reference your sources using the OSCOLA referencing system.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Plagiarism
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B29fully booked
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Wed 28 FebReferencing using the HARVARD system - for Criminology students
In this workshops we will explain how to reference your sources using the Harvard referencing system.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Plagiarism
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B2919 places left
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March 2018
Tue 06 MarWriting essays in university
Essays are highly structured. In this workshop we identify the different parts of an essay and their functions, and explain how to structure an essay.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Essay writing
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B29fully booked
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Thu 08 MarExam preparation: how to organise your revision
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Exams and revision
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B291 place left
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Wed 14 MarExam preparation: How do I write essays and problem questions in exams?
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Exams and revision, Writing skills
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B29fully booked
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Tue 20 MarExam preparation: how to organise your revision
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Exams and revision
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B2920 places left
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Thu 22 MarExam preparation: How do I write essays and problem questions in exams?
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic Skills, Academic writing, Exams and revision, Writing skills
School of Law
17:00 to 17:45Malet Street, room MAL B2928 places left
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