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2018

April

24/04/18
  • Exam revision and techniques
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • Your exams are not too far away, but if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

24/04/18
26/04/18
  • Speed Reading
  • Ben Mason
  • This workshop will present several strategies that can be employed to improve your reading comprehension and speed.

27/04/18
  • Exam Techniques
  • Ben Mason
  • Your exams are not too far away, but if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

27/04/18

May

01/05/18
  • Speed 1-1 Exam Drop-in
  • Ben Mason
  • This “speed drop-in” is an opportunity for SOAS students to discuss questions they may have about exam techniques with one of our tutors.

03/05/18
  • Exam Techniques
  • Ben Mason
  • Your exams are not too far away, but if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

04/05/18
  • Exam revision and techniques
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • Your exams are not too far away, but if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

08/05/18
  • Exam Techniques
  • Ben Mason
  • Your exams are not too far away, but if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

08/05/18
  • Revision drop-in
  • Angela Gallagher-Brett
  • This drop-in session is an opportunity for students to discuss any questions they may have about their revision with a teacher.

17/05/18
22/05/18
  • Dissertation Drop-in surgery
  • Maria Rijo
  • This session “drop-in” is for taught Masters students and is an opportunity for students to discuss questions they may have about the dissertation process with a teacher.

30/05/18
  • Critical Approaches to Reading
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • This session addresses the most common problems encountered by students when trying to read critically and aims to showcase solutions / critical reading techniques.

June

06/06/18
13/06/18
  • Become the Organised YOU
  • Pablo Van Schravendyk
  • This workshop will benefit postgraduate students working on dissertations this summer, who feel overwhelmed, indecisive or leave the completion of work to the last minute. Participants will leave the workshop with an individual action plan to develop the habits which fit your vision for a more organised you.

14/06/18
22/06/18
  • Critical Approaches to Reading
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • This session addresses the most common problems encountered by students when trying to read critically and aims to showcase solutions / critical reading techniques.

26/06/18
27/06/18
29/06/18

July

03/07/18
04/07/18
  • Dissertation Q & A
  • Maria Rijo
  • This session is for Masters students who wish to discuss questions they may have about the dissertation writing & planning process.

11/07/18
  • Critical Approaches to Reading
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • This session addresses the most common problems encountered by students when trying to read critically and aims to showcase solutions / critical reading techniques.

17/07/18
  • Procrastination Workshop
  • Alison Barty
  • If you find you struggle with procrastination, this workshop may help you break familiar habits - and reduce the pressure.

19/07/18
  • Keeping motivated during your masters dissertation
  • Angela Gallagher-Brett
  • This workshop is aimed at Masters students and provides an overview of key principles involved in keeping motivated during the dissertation. It covers topics such as goal setting, attention management, task management and looking after yourself. Students will be given an opportunity to discuss motivational barriers they are experiencing and will be provided with a range of strategies for staying motivated during the ups and downs of the dissertation process.

25/07/18
27/07/18
  • Dissertation Q & A
  • Maria Rijo
  • This session is for Masters students who wish to discuss questions they may have about the dissertation writing & planning process.

August

03/08/18
  • Dissertation Drop-in surgery
  • Maria Rijo
  • This session “drop-in” is for taught Masters students and is an opportunity for students to discuss questions they may have about the dissertation process with a teacher.

07/08/18
  • Dealing with Deadline Stress (for Masters Students)
  • Alison Barty
  • This session is for students who are concerned about potentially missing their dissertation deadline and would like to find out about what can be done to relieve forms of stress, anxiety and internalised pressure.

08/08/18
15/08/18
  • Dissertation Drop-in surgery
  • Maria Rijo
  • This session “drop-in” is for taught Masters students and is an opportunity for students to discuss questions they may have about the dissertation process with a teacher.

22/08/18
  • Finalising and editing your dissertation
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • All the research that you have done of course needs to result in an end product that showcases accurately your work. This workshop is designed to help you manage the final steps of this journey by suggesting ways to bring together bodies of work; and put distance between yourself and your work.

29/08/18
  • Finalising and editing your dissertation
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • All the research that you have done of course needs to result in an end product that showcases accurately your work. This workshop is designed to help you manage the final steps of this journey by suggesting ways to bring together bodies of work; and put distance between yourself and your work.