Skills Hub


Workshops and tutorials


'I love the structure of the workshops - showing points then putting skills into practice on real examples :)' (Student participant, November 2018)

'This was the best workshop I have ever attended.' (Masters student, dissertation workshop, March 2019) 

Book your place on all workshops by clicking on the dates listed below on this page.


You will be able to download our Autumn 2019 calendar at the start of term. You'll see workshops delivered by Academic Skills Consultants and Teaching and Learning Librarians.


If you are a student with English as an additional language, please sign up for the workshops and tutorials offered by English Language for Academic Study (ELAS).   


Doctoral researchers should consult the Doctoral Researcher Programme workshop schedule. 


Please note that the Library does not provide a proofreading service for academic work.  



Excel 2016 - Charts

This course will enable you to produce charts in Excel. You learn how to add and format charts of different types.

Monday 19 August 2019 10.00 - 11.30

Excel 2016 - Functions

This course builds on your basic Excel knowledge. You will learn how to harness formulas to unlock the mathematical power of Excel.

Wednesday 28 August 2019 10.00 - 12.30

Word 2016 – Long documents – Thesis and Dissertation

This session is for people who want to utilise Word for long documents such as a thesis or dissertation.

Friday 30 August 2019 10.00 - 12.30

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