Find out more about our workshops and book a place by following the links below. Workshops are aimed at undergraduates, but may be useful for taught postgraduates as well. 

Critical thinking - Basics of Argumentation

Improve your critical thinking, analysis, and argumentation skills. 

Essay planning and structure

Learn how to put together a winning essay, starting with the most important aspect: structure. 

Grammar and punctuation in academic writing

Sharpen up your sentences and write with greater accuracy. 

Reading and note taking

Read more selectively, actively and efficiently at university.

Referencing, quoting and paraphrasing

Learn how to paraphrase, quote and reference other scholars' ideas effectively in your work. 

Revision and exam techniques

Tips and exercises for making the most of your exam revision sessions. 

Studying as a mature undergraduate

Discuss the challenges and opportunities of studying as a mature student in a friendly workshop environment.

Top tips for managing your time

An interactive introduction to the principles of time management and organisation.

Writing clearly and concisely

Understand the key principles of writing concisely and sticking to word counts.

Writing introductions and conclusions

Improve how you write introductions and conclusions.