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Writing Gym - Skills Centre

Sessions and online writing retreats designed to maximise productivity for Masters students working on their dissertations and research projects.

Core sessions

Use the links below to view and book onto an upcoming session. 

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Lightning webinars

30 minute webinars introducing key research skills - 15 minutes of content, 15 minutes for questions.

 

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Additional sessions

Online digital skills sessions to build your confidence using Microsoft software and organising your files

 

Formatting Long Documents

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Introduction to Microsoft Excel

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Online collaborative sessions for up to 3 students -  share a sample of your work in progress and gain practical tips and advice from other students and an Academic Skills Advisor.

 

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60-minute sessions to help clear your mind and get some focused work done - perfect for days when you might be struggling with motivation or need to work on something you have been putting off.

 

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Online sessions to develop your referencing skills and learn how to use RefWorks software to keep track of your reading.


Getting started with APA Referencing

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OSCOLA referencing

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Using ProQuest RefWorks

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Online drop-ins with members of the library team for instant answers to quick assignment questions. Each session includes a member of staff from Academic Skills, Library & Information Skills, and Stats Help for 15 minute 1-1s and there is no need to book in advance.

 

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