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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 1 December
  • Getting started with APA Referencing - Library webinar
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 6
    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/1129265

  • Writing the Master’s Dissertation for International Students - University English Scheme
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 1:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 17
    This module is aimed at Master’s level students who wish to develop their academic English, and runs for 10 weeks
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085189

  • Snack and Scribble - Skills Centre Writing Cafe
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in booking email.
    Remaining places: 14
    A regular, informal and friendly touchpoint for students based around providing an impetus for writing and getting your creative juices flowing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1132169

  • Making the Most of Lectures - Skills Centre webinar
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 4
    Want to get the most out of your lectures? This session will allow you to develop effective strategies for notetaking and consider how to use your lecture notes effectively in your studies
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1132215

  • Advanced Critical Writing - Skills Centre Webinar
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 3:00 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/1132623

  • Advanced Critical Writing - Skills Centre Webinar
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 26
    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/1132623

  • Assistive Technology for Notetaking - Audio Notetaker (Windows version)
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 4:30 PM
    Remaining places: 5
    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 lecture recordings from Panopto, or from the Sonocent Link mobile app.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1074868

  • Literature Reviews - Skills Centre webinar
    1 day from now

    Starts: 1 Dec 2020 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Dec 2020 6:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 28
    What does a literature review involve? This session offers a practical guide to planning and writing a successful literature review.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1132624

Wednesday 2 December
  • Academic English for International Doctoral Students - University English Scheme
    2 days from now

    Starts: 2 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 2 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 19
    This module is aimed at international doctoral students who wish to develop the English needed for research settings and runs for 10 weeks.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085200

  • Getting started with ProQuest RefWorks - Library webinar
    2 days from now

    Starts: 2 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 2 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 16
    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/1129270

  • Academic English for International Students - Group 1 - University English Scheme
    3 days from now

    Starts: 2 Dec 2020 6:00 PM
    Finishes: 2 Dec 2020 7:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 16
    This module is mainly aimed at international undergraduate students who wish to develop their academic English and runs for 10 weeks.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085125

Thursday 3 December
  • Getting started with APA Referencing - Library webinar
    3 days from now

    Starts: 3 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 3 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 17
    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/1129266

  • Academic English for International Students - Group 2 - University English Scheme
    3 days from now

    Starts: 3 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Finishes: 3 Dec 2020 1:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 19
    This module is mainly aimed at international undergraduate students who wish to develop their academic English and runs for 10 weeks.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085218

  • Introduction to Academic Writing - Skills Centre webinar
    3 days from now

    Starts: 3 Dec 2020 1:00 PM
    Finishes: 3 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 7
    New to university? This webinar will introduce you to the fundamentals of effective academic writing. Learn about structure, style, developing critical arguments and using research to evidence your writing. This webinar gives you the top ten tips for starting out at university.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1129114

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

    Starts: 3 Dec 2020 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 3 Dec 2020 6:30 PM
    Remaining places: 4
    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/1074389

Friday 4 December
  • Snack and Scribble - Skills Centre Writing Cafe
    4 days from now

    Starts: 4 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 4 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in booking email.
    Remaining places: 15
    A regular, informal and friendly touchpoint for students based around providing an impetus for writing and getting your creative juices flowing.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1130953

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

    Starts: 4 Dec 2020 1:30 PM
    Finishes: 4 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Remaining places: 7
    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/1074375

Monday 7 December
  • Critical writing - Skills Centre webinar
    1 week from now

    Starts: 7 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 7 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 16
    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/1130958

Tuesday 8 December
  • Writing the Master’s Dissertation for International Students - University English Scheme
    1 week from now

    Starts: 8 Dec 2020 1:00 PM
    Finishes: 8 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 19
    This module is aimed at Master’s level students who wish to develop their academic English, and runs for 10 weeks
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085190

  • Assistive Technology for Planning: Mindview (Windows version)
    1 week from now

    Starts: 8 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 8 Dec 2020 4:30 PM
    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/1074873

Wednesday 9 December
  • Academic English for International Doctoral Students - University English Scheme
    1 week from now

    Starts: 9 Dec 2020 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 9 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 20
    This module is aimed at international doctoral students who wish to develop the English needed for research settings and runs for 10 weeks.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085201

  • Academic English for International Students - Group 1 - University English Scheme
    1 week from now

    Starts: 9 Dec 2020 6:00 PM
    Finishes: 9 Dec 2020 7:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 19
    This module is mainly aimed at international undergraduate students who wish to develop their academic English and runs for 10 weeks.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085127

Thursday 10 December
  • Academic English for International Students - Group 2 - University English Scheme
    1 week from now

    Starts: 10 Dec 2020 12:00 PM
    Finishes: 10 Dec 2020 1:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email - this is an online webinar
    Remaining places: 19
    This module is mainly aimed at international undergraduate students who wish to develop their academic English and runs for 10 weeks.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1085219

  • Planning and Structuring Assignments - Skills Centre webinar
    1 week from now

    Starts: 10 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 10 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 11
    Having trouble getting started? Not sure how to plan your assignment effectively? In this workshop you will consider how to understand the question and use tools for effective planning and structuring assignments.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1132398

  • Planning and Structuring Assignments - Skills Centre webinar
    1 week from now

    Starts: 10 Dec 2020 2:00 PM
    Finishes: 10 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 12
    Having trouble getting started? Not sure how to plan your assignment effectively? In this workshop you will consider how to understand the question and use tools for effective planning and structuring assignments.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1132398

  • Assistive Technology for Recording: Sonocent Link
    1 week from now

    Starts: 10 Dec 2020 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 10 Dec 2020 6:30 PM
    Remaining places: 12
    The Sonocent Link mobile app is free for SHU students, and allows you record your in-person teaching sessions on a smartphone or tablet.You can also use it to add notes, sections, photos, and scribbles to your recordings. Finally you can export your recordings to the desktop app Audio Notetaker.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/1074422

Friday 11 December
  • Assistive Technology for Reading: Microsoft Learning Tools
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 11 Dec 2020 1:30 PM
    Finishes: 11 Dec 2020 3:00 PM
    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/1074391