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2017

October

19/10/17
  • Postgraduate Essay Writing
  • Tony Corballis
  • This workshop provides the tools for taught Masters students to write successful essays.

20/10/17
  • Learning Outcomes and Teaching Aims [PDHEP: Unit 2.1]
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • The aim of the workshop is to allow candidates to identify the main elements of a well defined learning outcome, and to write their own. The workshop will examine the use of learning outcomes in designing assessment methods and evaluate effectiveness of teaching.

24/10/17
  • Maximising your Reading
  • Maria Rijo
  • This workshop offers students the tips and tools to read quicker, understand text better without memorising, and remember the content of their readings. The first section of the workshop focuses on theory, and the second section allows student to apply this through a series of practical exercises.

24/10/17
24/10/17
25/10/17
  • Study skills one-to-one drop-in
  • Maria Rijo
  • Come along to one of our free one-to-one drop-in sessions and talk to one of our trained tutors where you can get your study skills related questions.

25/10/17
  • Preparing for your Masters Dissertation
  • Tony Corballis
  • Often writing a dissertation can seem like a daunting task. This workshop is for taught Masters students who would like some help thinking about, and planning their dissertations.

26/10/17
26/10/17
  • Preparing for your Masters Dissertation
  • Tony Corballis
  • Often writing a dissertation can seem like a daunting task. This workshop is for taught Masters students who would like some help thinking about, and planning their dissertations.

26/10/17
31/10/17
  • Speed Reading
  • Ben Mason
  • This workshop will present several strategies that can be employed to improve your reading comprehension and speed.

31/10/17

November

01/11/17
  • Effective Lecturing Skills [PDHEP Unit 2.3]
  • Mehmet Izbudak
  • This workshop is hands-on and interactive, offering tips on how to give an effective lecture. It is designed to help candidates make the best use of their voice and body language so that lectures are delivered in a way that captures and holds the student's interest.

01/11/17
  • Study skills one-to-one drop-in
  • Maria Rijo
  • Come along to one of our free one-to-one drop-in sessions and talk to one of our trained tutors where you can get your study skills related questions.

01/11/17
  • Postgraduate Essay Writing
  • Tony Corballis
  • This workshop provides the tools for taught Masters students to write successful essays.

02/11/17
03/11/17
08/11/17
  • Study skills one-to-one drop-in
  • Maria Rijo
  • Come along to one of our free one-to-one drop-in sessions and talk to one of our trained tutors where you can get your study skills related questions.

14/11/17
  • Effectively identifying resources
  • Maria Rijo
  • Being given extensive lists of readings for each lecture in a term, as well as having plenty of choices made available on the multiple search engines in the library, knowing what to select and to prioritise is frequently a problem. This workshop offers students tips on how to efficiently identify core readings crucial to essays, presentations and dissertation plans.

15/11/17
16/11/17
  • Maximising your Reading
  • Maria Rijo
  • This workshop offers students the tips and tools to read quicker, understand text better without memorising, and remember the content of their readings. The first section of the workshop focuses on theory, and the second section allows student to apply this through a series of practical exercises.

17/11/17
  • Reading and Note-Taking
  • Ben Mason
  • This session addresses the most common problems encountered by students when reading and taking notes.

22/11/17
  • 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.

22/11/17
  • Procrastination Workshop
  • Alison Barty
  • If you find you struggle with procrastination, this workshop may help you break familiar habits - and reduce the pressure.

23/11/17
  • Postgraduate Essay Writing
  • Tony Corballis
  • This workshop provides the tools for taught Masters students to write successful essays.

24/11/17
28/11/17
28/11/17
29/11/17
29/11/17
  • Postgraduate Essay Writing
  • Tony Corballis
  • This workshop provides the tools for taught Masters students to write successful essays.

December

05/12/17
07/12/17
07/12/17
  • Postgraduate Essay Writing
  • Tony Corballis
  • This workshop provides the tools for taught Masters students to write successful essays.