Study skills

Search News

  • How to reference and avoid plagiarism

    Date: 23 October 2017
    Venue: Room 4D24, Frenchay Campus

    Workshop: Learn what constitutes plagiarism and how to avoid it when writing – through good summarising, paraphrasing and referencing.

  • Workshop: How to stand up and be heard

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 4AF014, City Campus at Arnolfini

    This workshop uses a non-threatening approach to share ideas and strategies to build confidence in public speaking. The focus will be on enabling students to change their attitude and approach to delivering presentations. You will not be required to give a presentation in this workshop.

  • Workshop: How to plan and structure your writing

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 2D09, Glenside Campus

    In this workshop you will learn how to understand your assignment title and how to plan and structure an academic assignment.

  • Workshop: How to put your reading into your writing

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 4D24, Frenchay Campus

    Workshop: Learn how to incorporate themes and ideas from multiple sources into your own work.

  • How to search effectively: Database searching and RefWorks

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room AW112, Gloucester Campus

    Workshop: Learn to search the subject databases and use RefWorks to manage your references.

    The focus of this session will be on health and social care related databases.

  • How to make notes from your reading and lectures

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 4AF014, City Campus at Arnolfini

    In this workshop you will learn strategies for selecting what to read and how to take useful notes when reading and listening.

  • PAL (Peer Assisted Learning): Emotional Resilience

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 3D42, Frenchay Campus

    These are sessions to help students with the stresses of general life at university. This includes such topics as: mindfulness meditations, key skills for being resilient, the biology of panic attacks and so on.

  • Using JustCite

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 3S703, Frenchay Campus

    A one-hour workshop to help you to make the best use of JustCite, a legal citator and a leading law database.

  • Using JustCite

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 3S703, Frenchay Campus

    A one-hour workshop to help you to make the best use of JustCite, a legal citator and a leading law database.

  • Using JustCite

    Date: 25 October 2017
    Venue: Room 3S703, Frenchay Campus

    A one-hour workshop to help you to make the best use of JustCite, a legal citator and a leading law database.

  • How to put your reading into your writing

    Date: 26 October 2017
    Venue: Room 2D09, Glenside Campus

    This workshop will help you to incorporate the work of several authors into your own written work. You will have the chance to learn and practise how to organise information, synthesise different sources, and summarise your ideas.

  • Workshop: How to get started with critical writing

    Date: 30 October 2017
    Venue: Room 2D09, Glenside Campus

    Workshop: Learn how to make your writing less descriptive and more critical. This workshop will be suitable for Levels 1 and 2 students.

  • Workshop: How to improve your critical writing

    Date: 30 October 2017
    Venue: Room 2D09, Glenside Campus

    Learn how to build an argument and develop an appropriate 'voice'.

    This will be useful if you are undertaking postgraduate study or if you have been told that you need to be more critical in your writing. This workshop will be suitable for Level 3 and postgraduate students.

  • PAL (Peer Assisted Learning): How to work successfully as a group

    Date: 30 October 2017
    Venue: Room 4X224 (Academic Success Centre), Frenchay Campus

    PAL leaders facilitate a session on the dynamics of group working together as a group.

  • PAL (Peer Assisted Learning): How to work successfully as a group

    Date: 31 October 2017
    Venue: Room 3D42 (PAL Zone), Frenchay Campus

    PAL leaders facilitate a session on the dynamics of group working together as a group.

Page: 1  2  3  4  5  6  Next >

Back to top