Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

Keep your writing on track

The Study Skills Centre is holding a series of sixteen interactive workshops, which are open to students across all levels of study. This free series provides a hands-on opportunity to explore issues central to the academic writing process. The workshops are task-based, enabling you to learn by doing and questioning. The series consists of the following topics: 

  • Top Tips for Successful Studies
  • Approaching Academic Study
  • Managing Your Time
  • Making Lecture and Seminar Notes
  • Approaches to Academic Writing
  • Analysing Essay Questions
  • What should I read?
  • Getting the Most from Your Reading
  • Essay Plans
  • Plagiarism, citing and quoting
  • Paraphrasing Well
  • Writing Critically
  • Making Your Writing Flow
  • Paragraphing Well
  • Proofreading
  • Using Feedback

You are welcome to follow the complete workshop programme, or to opt in only for those sessions that appeal to you. The workshops are free and places can be reserved online. Workshop venues will be disclosed once you have booked your place. For details of the programme, and to book your place, go to









Publication date: 16 September 2019