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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November 2017
Thu 09 NovHow to interpret an essay question and plan an essay
We explain how to analyse an essay question, draw up a reading list, and plan the first draft of an essay.
For all Law and Criminology students

Theme tags: Academic writing, Essay writing
School of Law
18:00 to 19:00Malet Street, room MAL 402fully booked
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Thu 09 NovWriting 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
19:00 to 20:00Malet Street, room MAL 402fully booked
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Mon 13 NovHow to construct an argument
We explain what is argument in academic writing and how to write arguments using appropriate evidence.
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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Wed 15 NovWhat 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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