The Skills Centre is offering a range of ways to develop your academic writing while working remotely:
You can book a remote 30 minute one to one appointment with an Academic Skills Adviser to discuss your academic writing – these can take place via telephone or using Blackboard Collaborate (a web chat tool that allows screen sharing). View our current appointments or for up-to-date availability see Unihub.
We offer a limited number of appointments after 5pm from Tuesday-Thursday: view our calendar to book.
We offer online webinars, on topics including academic writing, critical writing and writing for your dissertation or extended project. View our calendar for a full schedule of webinars and to book your place.
Virtual drop-ins: Every Wednesday, 4-6pm
Do you have a quick question about your studies?
- finding books and journal articles
- planning and writing your assignments
- formatting a long document in Word
- choosing and using statistical tools
- building your confidence with numbers
- thinking and writing critically
- using APA referencing
Each week on a Wednesday 4-6pm you can drop-in to our Virtual Waiting Room in Blackboard and meet 1-1 with:
- Academic Skills Advisors
- Maths and Stats Advisors
- Digital Skills Experts
For further information, visit https://libguides.shu.ac.uk/skills/talk