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Skills Centre Bootcamps

Information on our Assignment and Dissertation Bootcamps for 2022-23.

Coming soon

The Postgraduate Dissertation Bootcamp will run throughout June 2024

Bookings now open!

(all sessions will be held online, 1-2pm)

4th June: Launching your post-graduate research project

11th June: Navigating your literature review

18th June: Mastering your methodology

25th June: Deconstructing discussions

Book a place below or request recordings if you can't make it:


Book a place on a live session

Request a session recording

What can I expect from a bootcamp session? 

We run three bootcamps per year, an Assignment Bootcamp, an Undergraduate Dissertation Bootcamp and a Postgraduate Dissertation Bootcamp.

Sessions are online in, or if you can't make the session, you can choose to receive a copy of the slides and session recording instead. Two advisors lead the session, while our team of expert librarians and skills advisors are in the chat to answer any questions you might have.

In our sessions, we:

  • Break down the process: Gain a step-by-step understanding of how to plan and write an assignment at university level.

  • Share examples: We use student work examples to show you what successful assignment writing looks like. 

  • Answer your questions, no matter how small: A team of expert moderators are in the chat each week to answer questions live, and we offer weekly online drop-ins and 1-1 appointments between sessions.


Hear from last year's bootcamp attendees on how the sessions helped to boost their confidence and grades: