Advance HE Covid-19 response webinars

Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, Advance HE has supported its members to overcome the challenges the HE sector has faced. Their series of Covid-19 response webinars have been designed to provide support and guidance as the HE sector adapts to the new ‘normal’ during the current climate. Recordings from all webinars in the…

New workshops: Online assignment drop-in sessions for your students

Are your students working on an assignment, essay, report, project or dissertation? Whether that’s foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate, they can visit The Skills Centre assignment drop-in sessions where they’ll receive instant answers to their assignment questions – all in one place! Upcoming dates: Monday 22nd June 2020 – 2:00pm – 4:00pm  Thursday 2nd July 2020 –…

New event: Practice sharing – increase student engagement with academic advising

Practice Sharing Event Help increase Student Engagement with Academic Advising. Monday 8th June 10:00am – 12:30pm Blackboard – Being an Academic Adviser  There will be a series of video presentations from colleagues at Hallam, the opportunity to ask questions as well as a range of additional support material and resources that might be of interest to…

News: The Skills Centre – new offer!

The Skills Centre Skills Check A newly developed online Skills Check enables students to self-assess their academic writing and study skills. On completion they receive a personalised report, alongside tailored advice for further development. Students are encouraged to complete the Skills Check on a regular basis. The Skills Check can be found at go.shu.ac.uk/skillscheck Studiosity …

Peer-Led Learning: Providing additional support to students

Peer-Led Learning empowers more senior students to support their junior peers to thrive and make the most of the their time at university. In addition to Academic Skills the Skills Team supports the development of Peer-Led Learning across the university by providing guidance to staff and resources and training for student leaders and mentors. https://blogs.shu.ac.uk/peerlearning/skills-team-support