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Manage your time: make the most of it!

We are running this event more than once on the following dates and times:

Wed 26 Sep 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Tue 9 Oct 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Wed 31 Oct 2018, 13:00 - 14:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more

In this workshop you will evaluate how you currently manage your time and identify areas for improvement. You will learn how to prioritize different commitments and understand the need to re-prioritize when necessary. You will work with others to discuss common challenges faced when trying to manage your time and will have the opportunity to work on developing an approach to time management that suits your needs and preferences.

Academic writing: structuring for effective essays

We are running this event more than once on the following dates and times:

Wed 26 Sep 2018, 13:30 - 15:00StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 4 Oct 2018, 12:00 - 13:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 11 Oct 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Fri 19 Oct 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 25 Oct 2018, 14:00 - 15:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more

This workshop will focus on the skills and techniques needed to plan, structure and write an effective essay. During the workshop you will discover different techniques you can use to structure each of the key sections within an essay. You will participate in a number of activities that will help you to develop your academic writing skills and write more efficiently and effectively.

Your literature review: getting started

We are running this event more than once on the following dates and times:

Wed 3 Oct 2018, 13:30 - 15:00StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Tue 23 Oct 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Mon 29 Oct 2018, 11:00 - 12:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more

This session is ideal if you are preparing to work on a project, dissertation or extended essay where a literature review component is required. The session will give you an understanding of the purpose and importance of the literature review as a piece of work. You will also have the opportunity to build a timeline of further activity in order to enable you to prepare to write your literature review.