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Academic writing: structuring for effective essays

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

Today, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 25 Oct 2018, 14:00 - 15:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 1 Nov 2018, 12:00 - 13:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Wed 7 Nov 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Mon 12 Nov 2018, 10:30 - 12:00StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 22 Nov 2018, 10:00 - 11:30StudentsStaffFullFind 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.

Successful searching

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

Wed 24 Oct 2018, 14:00 - 15:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Tue 13 Nov 2018, 12:00 - 13:30StudentsStaffFullFind out more

This session is a workshop to help you think about the basics when searching for information relating to an assignment topic. You will learn a number of different steps which can be taken in order to help refine your results and pinpoint relevant information and resources as quickly as possible. Interactive exercises will give you practical experience of structuring a comprehensive search and help you to develop your own strategies for searching by working through common difficulties.