DDS Study skills workshops

Poster for study skills workshops.

Pass or fail? Great study skills can make a difference! The Disabilities and Dyslexia Service are running 6 small group workshops. Our lunchtime workshops are designed with dyslexia in mind. If you are interested in boosting your academic confidence, developing your skills and learning about new approaches to study then come along! 

DDS Study Skills workshops cover:

  • Academic language
  • Critical thinking
  • Research skills
  • Key assignment word recognition
  • Academic writing

Overview of study skills followed by instruction and topic words

Wednesday 7th November at 1pm to 2:30pm

 

Writing skills: cautious and critical writing

Wednesday 14th November at 1pm to 2:30pm

 

Writing Skills: plagiarism and critical writing 

Wednesday 21st November at 1pm to 2:30pm

 

Research skills: locating information with search engines and library catalogues

Wednesday 28th November at 1pm to 2:30pm

 

Structuring writing: making a plan from your assignment brief

Wednesday 5th December at 1pm to 2:30pm

 

Structuring writing: using your essay plan, structuring paragraphs and using mind maps

Wednesday 12th December at 1pm to 2:30pm

 

All our DDS study skills workshops take place in TM1-44

 

There's no need to book, just turn up at 5 minutes before the session starts. Spaces are on a first come first served basis. 

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