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  • Workshop: How to reference and avoid plagiarism

    Date: 31 October 2018
    Venue: Room 4AF014, City Campus at Arnolfini

    Workshop: Identify key reasons why citation and referencing are essential academic skills. Learn how the development of good study habits, such as note making, paraphrasing and referencing, can ensure that you avoid plagiarism.

  • Workshop: Common grammatical errors

    Date: 31 October 2018
    Venue: Room 5X106, Frenchay Campus

    This workshop helps you to avoid some of the most common grammatical errors made when writing. After a brief explanation of the errors, an exercise will help you to practise your understanding.

  • Workshop: How to put your reading into your writing

    Date: 31 October 2018
    Venue: Room 4D24 (Library), Frenchay Campus

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

  • How to stand up and be heard

    Date: 31 October 2018
    Venue: Room 2D09 (Library), Glenside Campus

    Workshop: Build your confidence in public speaking by exploring ideas and strategies which enable you to shift your attitude and approach to presentations.

    The workshop uses a non-threatening approach to enable students. You will not be asked to deliver a presentation.

  • How to search effectively

    Date: 01 November 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. There will be an opportunity for hands-on practice.

  • How to get started with critical writing

    Date: 01 November 2018
    Venue: Room 2D09 (Library), 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.

  • Wikipedia: Fact or fiction? (Bite Sized)

    Date: 01 November 2018
    Venue: Library Foyer, Frenchay Campus

    How can we know the information we use is trustworthy? Verifiable? This five-minute session will give you five tips to start building your critical analysis for university and beyond.

  • Workshop: English tenses

    Date: 02 November 2018
    Venue: Room 2B054, Frenchay Campus

    This workshop looks at some of the verb tenses in English that may cause the most problems for international students. Explanations with exercises will be provided for the present and past simple, present and past perfect and writing about the future.

  • Talking with confidence

    Date: 05 November 2018
    Venue: Library level 2 meeting room; Frenchay Campus

    Come along for some English conversation in a friendly and relaxed environment. Learn some new words through informal chat and leave feeling more confident.

  • Workshop: How to stand up and be heard

    Date: 05 November 2018
    Venue: Room 4D24 (library), Frenchay Campus

    Workshop: Build your confidence in public speaking by exploring ideas and strategies which enable you to shift your attitude and approach to presentations.

    The workshop uses a non-threatening approach to enable students. You will not be asked to deliver a presentation.

  • Workshop: How to reference and avoid plagiarism

    Date: 06 November 2018
    Venue: Room 4D24 (Library), Frenchay Campus

    Workshop: Identify key reasons why citation and referencing are essential academic skills. Learn how the development of good study habits, such as note making, paraphrasing and referencing, can ensure that you avoid plagiarism.

  • How to improve your critical writing

    Date: 06 November 2018
    Venue: Room 2D09 (Library), 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.

  • Writing academic English: being formal

    Date: 06 November 2018
    Venue: Room 4D24, D block, Frenchay Campus

    This session will explain why you need to be formal in your academic writing and how to do this. You will learn to identify the differences between formal and informal language and have the opportunity to practise writing formally.

  • Using JustisOne

    Date: 06 November 2018
    Venue: Library foyer, Frenchay campus

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

  • Using JustisOne

    Date: 06 November 2018
    Venue: Library foyer, Frenchay campus

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

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