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Discover our events, drop-ins and training sessions designed to support you with your studies, teaching and research.

 

Check back regularly as more sessions are added all the time.

You can also request one-to-one sessions with the Student Academic Skills team and browse sessions for researchers.

There are 24 events taking place this month
Monday 13th February 2023

Resource Spotlight: Web of Science

Date
13/02/2023 (12:30-13:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Our resource spotlights will guide you through a range of key resources to help you search effectively for information. Suitable for undergraduates and Masters students.

Data Fest 2023: Practical Data Management Plan Writing

Date
13/02/2023 (13:00-16:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Data Management Plans (DMPs) are a key component in responsibly managing your research data and are becoming increasingly expected in funder grant applications, join our session to find out how to write effective plans.
Wednesday 15th February 2023

Study With Us Online - using the pomodoro method

Date
15/02/2023 (11:00-13:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Join the Study With Us community on Microsoft Teams on Wednesdays for a structured study session.

Study Chat: Reading effectively

Date
15/02/2023 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Join the Student Academic Skills team to explore reading effectively. The team will be offering strategies for developing a critical mindset when reading and introduce different ways for you to read with purpose.
Thursday 16th February 2023

Dissertation series: Dissertation structures

Date
16/02/2023 (11:00-12:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Many dissertation supervisors will ask for a structure outline or chapter breakdown in the early stages of your project. What might this look like?
Friday 17th February 2023

Critically evaluating information (Arts)

Date
17/02/2023 (11:00-12:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Discover how to think critically when reading and evaluating information, particularly papers found in published journals. Suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students.
Monday 20th February 2023

Resource Spotlight: PsycINFO

Date
20/02/2023 (12:00-12:30)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Our resource spotlights will guide you through a range of key resources to help you search effectively for information. Suitable for undergraduates and Masters students.
Wednesday 22nd February 2023

Data Fest 2023: Practical Data Management Plan Writing

Date
22/02/2023 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
This workshop will provide practical experience of accessing and using this data to provide a descriptive analysis of life in the UK in 2021.

Searching systematically to find evidence for a systematic review

Date
22/02/2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Doing a systematic review for a project or dissertation? Expand your knowledge of the literature searching process in this session. Suitable for undergraduate and masters students doing systematic reviews for projects or dissertations in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects.
Thursday 23rd February 2023

Dissertation series: the practicalities of your dissertation

Date
23/02/2023 (11:00-12:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Doing a?dissertation?requires you to manage your own time, set yourself deadlines, and to communicate effectively with your supervisor. We will be looking at some essential tools and ideas to help you manage your own independent research project.
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