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  • Business and law students Academic Success Centre drop-in session

    Date: 14 December 2017
    Venue: Room 4X224, Bristol Business School building, Frenchay Campus

    Drop-in session at the Academic Success Centre for all business or law students. Get help from the business and law librarians!

  • How to get started with critical writing

    Date: 14 December 2017
    Venue: Room 1B11b (Library), City Campus at Bower Ashton Studios

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

  • PAL (Peer Assisted Learning): How to revise effectively

    Date: 15 December 2017
    Venue: Room 3D42 (PAL Zone, Library), Frenchay Campus

    PAL leaders offer a session on the sometimes overlooked skills of revision.

  • How to reference and avoid plagiarism

    Date: 03 January 2018
    Venue: Room AW111, Gloucester Campus

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

  • Emotional resilience 'Off The Record': thinking traps

    Date: 08 January 2018
    Venue: Room 1B14, City Campus at Bower Ashton Studios

    Ever get caught in patterns of negative thinking? So does everyone! Let's learn how to challenge those thoughts in tough times.

    This interactive and free session looks at negative automatic thoughts and how to understand and challenge them.

  • How to put your reading into your writing

    Date: 09 January 2018
    Venue: Room AW110, Gloucester Campus

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

  • Emotional resilience 'Off the Record': making friends with stress

    Date: 10 January 2018
    Venue: The Students' Union Meeting Room 1, Frenchay Campus

    This free interactive session helps students to better deal with stress and learn ways of using it positively. We do activities on topics like, what stresses people out, how stress manifests in us, how we each deal with stressful times, breathing/meditation techniques, gratitude etc.

  • How to get started with critical writing

    Date: 10 January 2018
    Venue: Room 4AF013, City Campus at Arnolfini

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

  • PAL (Peer Assisted Learning): emotional resilience

    Date: 10 January 2018
    Venue: Room 1F14, Glenside Campus

    Our emotional resilience workshops are led by students to help you develop the confidence you need to succeed at university and in life. You'll learn seven key skills of emotional resilience and be ready to tackle any challenges that come your way.

  • How to search effectively: database searching and RefWorks

    Date: 11 January 2018
    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: 15 January 2018
    Venue: Room 4D24 (Library), Frenchay Campus

    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: 17 January 2018
    Venue: Room 3D42 (PAL Zone, Library), 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.

  • How to plan and structure your writing

    Date: 17 January 2018
    Venue: Room 4D24 (Library), Frenchay Campus

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

  • How to make notes from your reading and lectures

    Date: 18 January 2018
    Venue: Room 1B13, City Campus – Bower Ashton Studios

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

  • How to plan and structure your writing

    Date: 18 January 2018
    Venue: Room AW111, Gloucester Campus

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

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