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Dissertation Bootcamp 3: Structuring your dissertation (Weds pm, online)

Venue: Online

Dissertation Bootcamp 2023 is a series of workshops taking place on four consecutive Wednesday lunchtimes online, repeating on Thursday evenings in person, in June and July. An additional session on literature reviews will repeat online on a Monday lunchtime and an evening. (dates below).

This is workshop 3 of the Dissertation Bootcamp series: Structuring your dissertation

Good academic writing leads the reader through your argument. This workshop can help you structure your dissertation and the flow of your argument by focusing on dissertation chapters, sections and paragraphs to structure your work clearly, and transition statements and signposting language to link together your ideas.

The workshop is primarily aimed at postgraduate students, but undergraduate students or phd researchers may also find it helpful.

The slides and a recording of this workshop will be found in the Birkbeck Study Skills Moodle Module, in the Writing Skills Resources section under 'Dissertations and research skills'.

Dissertation workshop dates:

Wednesday lunchtime sessions (online) 1-2.30pm: June 21, 28, July 5, 12 

Thursday evening sessions (in person) 6-8pm: June 22, 29, July 6, 13

Monday literature review sessions (online) : June 26th 1-2.30pm; July 3rd 6-7.30pm

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