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Explore the sessions and resources below to start developing your academic skills. Also explore our other topics in the menu above.
Explore our online guides to develop your essential academic skills - each guide covers the basics of each topic, as well as linking to additional relevant resources.
- Getting started at university
If you're new to university or about to progress to a new level of study, find out how to refresh and strengthen your academic skills.
- Time management
Our top tips for getting organised, beating procrastination and effectively managing your time at university.
Find out how to acknowledge your sources when you use someone else's work, using APA or other referencing styles.
- Effective notetaking
Strategies and templates for taking effective notes in lectures and from your reading.
- Editing and proofreading
Explore including guidance and electronic resources on how to efficiently edit and proofread your own work before submission.
- Exam revision and strategy
Boost your exam revision and explore strategies for essay exams, online tests and MCQs with our online study guide and resources.
- Group work and study groups
Guidance for those working on a group assignment or presentation or looking for resources on how to set up a productive study group.