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This calendar is a convenient guide to planned Skills Centre webinars in the next two weeks.  Please see UniHub for the most up-to-date schedule. For our 1-1s, please follow the links above.

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Tuesday 13 April
  • Skills Centre forum - Dissertations (online)
    2 days from now

    Starts: 13 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 13 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Venue: Please follow link to join the session in the confirmation e mail.
    Remaining places: 0
    Dissertation topic too broad or too narrow? Not sure on your structure? In this small group (up to four students) you can share and discuss your dissertation or extended project, and develop and apply new strategies to improve your work.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1200355

  • Getting started with APA Referencing - Library webinar
    2 days from now

    Starts: 13 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 13 Apr 2021 4:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 16
    This bite-size webinar will help you get started with APA referencing. Session includes interactive activities to let you practice your referencing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1205493

  • Assistive Technology for Notetaking - Audio Notetaker (Windows version)
    2 days from now

    Starts: 13 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 13 Apr 2021 4:30 PM
    Venue: http://bit.ly/3pZtf6G
    Remaining places: 7
    Now available off-campus on your own device, via AppsAnywhere.Audio Notetaker lets you record your online lectures as you listen back. You can also add notes, PowerPoint slides, highlights and more. You can even import downloaded lecture recordings, or from the Sonocent Link mobile app.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202377

  • Critical writing - Skills Centre webinar
    2 days from now

    Starts: 13 Apr 2021 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 13 Apr 2021 6:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 11
    This session introduces students to the key aspects of being critical and how to transform descriptive writing into critical essays.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1200870

Wednesday 14 April
  • Getting started with ProQuest RefWorks - Library webinar
    3 days from now

    Starts: 14 Apr 2021 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 14 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 18
    Introduction to ProQuest RefWorks, a web based tool that helps you organise your references and format citations and references in your writing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1205490

  • Library - Virtual Drop-ins
    3 days from now

    Starts: 14 Apr 2021 4:00 PM
    Finishes: 14 Apr 2021 6:00 PM
    Do you have a quick question about your studies or research? Then why not come along to our virtual drop-in session – instant answers to all your questions, all in one place! We can help foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1200368

Thursday 15 April
  • Skills Centre forum - Dissertations (online)
    4 days from now

    Starts: 15 Apr 2021 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 15 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in booking email
    Remaining places: 0
    Dissertation topic too broad or too narrow? Not sure on your structure? In this small group (up to four students) you can share and discuss your dissertation or extended project, and develop and apply new strategies to improve your work.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1205551

  • Planning your Research - Skills Centre webinar
    4 days from now

    Starts: 15 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 15 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 22
    This workshop will introduce you to the essential stages in planning research, including research questions, methodologies and ethics and your research proposal.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202630

  • Planning your Research - Skills Centre webinar
    4 days from now

    Starts: 15 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 15 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 22
    This workshop will introduce you to the essential stages in planning research, including research questions, methodologies and ethics and your research proposal.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202630

  • Getting started with APA Referencing - Library webinar
    4 days from now

    Starts: 15 Apr 2021 4:00 PM
    Finishes: 15 Apr 2021 5:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 20
    This bite-size webinar will help you get started with APA referencing. Session includes interactive activities to let you practice your referencing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1205494

  • Getting started with APA Referencing - Library webinar
    4 days from now

    Starts: 15 Apr 2021 4:30 PM
    Finishes: 15 Apr 2021 5:30 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 19
    This bite-size webinar will help you get started with APA referencing. Session includes interactive activities to let you practice your referencing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1205496

  • Assistive Technology for Planning: Mindview (Windows version)
    4 days from now

    Starts: 15 Apr 2021 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 15 Apr 2021 6:30 PM
    Venue: https://bit.ly/2A6sh4a
    Remaining places: 5
    Mindview can help you visually plan your assignments, and is available on AppsAnywhere and currently for free download. It's also great for exam revision and research. During this session we'll develop an essay plan starting with just a title, and export it to Word.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202374

Friday 16 April
  • Presentation skills - Skills Centre webinar
    5 days from now

    Starts: 16 Apr 2021 1:00 PM
    Finishes: 16 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 14
    Want to learn how to deliver an effective presentation? This workshop will help you learn how to plan, structure and present with confidence.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1204559

  • Presentation skills - Skills Centre webinar
    5 days from now

    Starts: 16 Apr 2021 1:00 PM
    Finishes: 16 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 14
    Want to learn how to deliver an effective presentation? This workshop will help you learn how to plan, structure and present with confidence.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1204559

  • Assistive Technology for Reading: Microsoft Learning Tools
    5 days from now

    Starts: 16 Apr 2021 1:30 PM
    Finishes: 16 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Venue: https://bit.ly/2A6sh4a
    Remaining places: 7
    There are some great new Learning Tools in Office 365 & Edge to support your reading & research. You can use these tools to: read back your work, change the way your screen looks, or to speak your work instead of typing.New* We're now also demonstrating Collections for Microsoft Edge.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202371

Monday 19 April
  • Skills Centre forum - Dissertations (online)
    1 week from now

    Starts: 19 Apr 2021 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 19 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Venue: Please follow link to join the session in the confirmation e mail.
    Remaining places: 1
    Dissertation topic too broad or too narrow? Not sure on your structure? In this small group (up to four students) you can share and discuss your dissertation or extended project, and develop and apply new strategies to improve your work.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1200356

  • Doctoral skills webinar - Getting published
    1 week from now

    Starts: 19 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 19 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Remaining places: 25
    Introductory session on getting published
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1184661

Tuesday 20 April
  • Planning your Research - Skills Centre webinar
    1 week from now

    Starts: 20 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 20 Apr 2021 4:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 11
    This workshop will introduce you to the essential stages in planning research, including research questions, methodologies and ethics and your research proposal.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1206216

  • Planning your Research - Skills Centre webinar
    1 week from now

    Starts: 20 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 20 Apr 2021 4:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 11
    This workshop will introduce you to the essential stages in planning research, including research questions, methodologies and ethics and your research proposal.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1206216

  • Assistive Technology for Reading: Microsoft Learning Tools
    1 week from now

    Starts: 20 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 20 Apr 2021 4:30 PM
    Venue: http://bit.ly/3pZtf6G
    Remaining places: 8
    There are some great new Learning Tools in Office 365 & Edge to support your reading & research. You can use these tools to: read back your work, change the way your screen looks, or to speak your work instead of typing.New* We're now also demonstrating Collections for Microsoft Edge.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202372

Wednesday 21 April
  • Library - Virtual Drop-ins
    1 week from now

    Starts: 21 Apr 2021 4:00 PM
    Finishes: 21 Apr 2021 6:00 PM
    Do you have a quick question about your studies or research? Then why not come along to our virtual drop-in session – instant answers to all your questions, all in one place! We can help foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1200370

Thursday 22 April
  • Introduction to Academic Writing - Skills Centre webinar
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 22 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Finishes: 22 Apr 2021 1:00 PM
    Venue: join via link in email
    Remaining places: 20
    This workshop will introduce you to the fundamentals of effective academic writing. Learn about academic style, referring to research, and effective structure and signposting.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1206919

  • Introduction to Academic Writing - Skills Centre webinar
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 22 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Finishes: 22 Apr 2021 1:00 PM
    Venue: join via link in email
    Remaining places: 20
    This workshop will introduce you to the fundamentals of effective academic writing. Learn about academic style, referring to research, and effective structure and signposting.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1206919

  • Writing up your research - Skills Centre Webinar
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 22 Apr 2021 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 22 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Venue: join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 11
    New to writing up a research project? This webinar is a step-by-step guide to deciding on the structure of your dissertation or extended project report, planning each section and understanding expectations for dissertation writing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1206236

  • Assistive Technology for Notetaking - Audio Notetaker (Windows version)
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 22 Apr 2021 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 22 Apr 2021 6:30 PM
    Venue: https://bit.ly/2A6sh4a
    Remaining places: 7
    Now available off-campus on your own device, via AppsAnywhere.Audio Notetaker lets you record your online lectures as you listen back. You can also add notes, PowerPoint slides, highlights and more. You can even import downloaded lecture recordings, or from the Sonocent Link mobile app.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202379

Friday 23 April
  • Advanced Critical Writing - Skills Centre Webinar
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 23 Apr 2021 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 23 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 24
    Building on the fundamentals of critical writing, you will learn to translate your critical argument into academic writing and how to develop effective paragraph structure, analyse evidence, and explore key aspects of evaluation. This workshop is particularly useful for Level 5 and above.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1204673

  • Advanced Critical Writing - Skills Centre Webinar
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 23 Apr 2021 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 23 Apr 2021 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 24
    Building on the fundamentals of critical writing, you will learn to translate your critical argument into academic writing and how to develop effective paragraph structure, analyse evidence, and explore key aspects of evaluation. This workshop is particularly useful for Level 5 and above.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1204673

  • Assistive Technology for Planning: Mindview (Windows version)
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 23 Apr 2021 1:30 PM
    Finishes: 23 Apr 2021 3:00 PM
    Venue: https://bit.ly/2A6sh4a
    Remaining places: 8
    Mindview can help you visually plan your assignments, and is available on AppsAnywhere and currently for free download. It's also great for exam revision and research. During this session we'll develop an essay plan starting with just a title, and export it to Word.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1202375