Skills Hub

Personal development and employability

Events

In-sessional Academic Development Workshop - Academic Practice: Cautious Language

For students with English as an additional language. The workshop lasts 2 hours and is repeated several times throughout the week.

Friday 20 April 2018 16.00 - 18.00

Finding high quality information for projects and dissertations

This practical workshop is aimed at final year undergraduate students who are researching for projects, long essays or dissertations.

Monday 23 April 2018 14.00 - 15.00

Presentation Basics – Engaging and Inclusive Presentations

This session will explore how we can use a range of tools to not only make our presentations more engaging but also more inclusive.

Tuesday 24 April 2018 10.00 - 12.00

In-sessional Academic Development - drop-in session

For ALL students: a drop-in service in the Language Learning Centre, Arts A, which students can use to ask about any aspect of their study skills.

Tuesday 24 April 2018 11.30 - 12.30

How to make it through a long writing project

This session, aimed at masters students, will help you build a healthy routine to boost the daily wordcount whilst reducing time at your desk

Tuesday 24 April 2018 14.00 - 14.30

In-sessional Academic Development Workshop - Academic Practice: Using Sources: Reading to Writing

For students with English as an additional language. The workshop lasts 2 hours and is repeated several times throughout the week.

Tuesday 24 April 2018 16.00 - 18.00

Is your postgraduate dissertation safe? How to manage your research data and store your work securely

In this session you will be introduced to the principles of Research Data Management (RDM).

Thursday 26 April 2018 11.00 - 12.30

In-sessional Academic Development - drop-in session

For ALL students: a drop-in service in the Language Learning Centre, Arts A, which students can use to ask about any aspect of their study skills.

Thursday 26 April 2018 14.30 - 15.30

In-sessional Academic Development Workshop - Academic Practice: Using Sources: Reading to Writing

For students with English as an additional language. The workshop lasts 2 hours and is repeated several times throughout the week.

Friday 27 April 2018 16.00 - 18.00

In-sessional Academic Development - drop-in session

For ALL students: a drop-in service in the Language Learning Centre, Arts A, which students can use to ask about any aspect of their study skills.

Tuesday 1 May 2018 11.30 - 12.30

Refining my postgraduate dissertation

Edit and improve your postgraduate dissertation.

Wednesday 2 May 2018 15.15 - 16.45

Introducing tools to help with referencing for your postgraduate dissertation

This session will demonstrate how tools such as Zotero, EndNote and Mendeley can make the process of referencing easier.

Thursday 3 May 2018 14.00 - 15.00

In-sessional Academic Development - drop-in session

For ALL students: a drop-in service in the Language Learning Centre, Arts A, which students can use to ask about any aspect of their study skills.

Thursday 3 May 2018 14.30 - 15.30

In-sessional Academic Development - drop-in session

For ALL students: a drop-in service in the Language Learning Centre, Arts A, which students can use to ask about any aspect of their study skills.

Tuesday 8 May 2018 11.30 - 12.30

Planning your revision and exam technique

Explore different strategies to promote active, varied and effective revision.

Wednesday 9 May 2018 14.00 - 15.15

In-sessional Academic Development - drop-in session

For ALL students: a drop-in service in the Language Learning Centre, Arts A, which students can use to ask about any aspect of their study skills.

Thursday 10 May 2018 14.30 - 15.30

Take5: Creating multimedia for learning, teaching and assessment

The Creating Multimedia online course will explore a range of ideas and practical techniques for creating multimedia resources to enrich learning.

Monday 11 June 2018 9.00 - 17.00

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