Stay Ahead programme for first year undergraduates
This seminar has now finished and we will be running it again at a later date.
The first term of a degree can be very demanding and when you have settled into your studies you may identify some problem areas. We are running a series of FREEto help you get through the first term. Please note this programme is only open to first year undergraduate (BA/BSc/LLB/Foundation Degree) students.
The Stay Ahead programme includes the following workshops below. The times of some of the workshops overlap, so you will need to choose which workshop you prefer to attend.
All events are free of charge and take place in the main Birkbeck building, Torrington Square.
Presentations from Stay Ahead 2012
- Researching the topic
- How good are your research skills?
- Getting going with your writing
- Process of writing an essay
Presentations from previous Stay Ahead programmes
- Essay Writing
- Understanding complex information
- Organisational skills
- Getting Going with your Coursework presentation
- How to be Critical presentation
- Reading and note-making tips presentation
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Study Skills Workshops
From October to December - A range of free study skills workshops for first year undergraduates, such as developing critical thinking, essay writing, note taking, mindmapping and more.