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

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Wednesday 18 September
  • Introduction to Academic Writing - Skills Centre workshop
    8 hours ago

    Starts: 18 Sep 2019 10:00 AM
    Finishes: 18 Sep 2019 11:00 AM
    Venue: City Campus, Adsetts Learning Centre, A6515 - The Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 8
    New to university? This workshop 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 workshop gives you the top ten tips for starting out at university.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/891882

  • Introduction to Academic Writing - Skills Centre workshop
    7 hours ago

    Starts: 18 Sep 2019 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 18 Sep 2019 12:00 PM
    Venue: Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Library, C019a Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 5
    New to university? This workshop 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 workshop gives you the top ten tips for starting out at university.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/880505

Thursday 19 September
  • Assistive Technology for Planning: Mindview
    23 hours from now

    Starts: 19 Sep 2019 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 19 Sep 2019 6:30 PM
    Venue: Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Library, C019a Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 4
    Mindview can help you visually plan your assignments, and is available on AppsAnywhere. 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/892027

Friday 20 September
  • Assistive Technology for Notetaking - Audio Notetaker
    2 days from now

    Starts: 20 Sep 2019 12:30 PM
    Finishes: 20 Sep 2019 2:00 PM
    Venue: City Campus, Adsetts Learning Centre, A6515 - The Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 5
    You can now record your teaching sessions!
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/892035

Monday 23 September
  • Planning and Structuring Assignments - Skills Centre workshop
    5 days from now

    Starts: 23 Sep 2019 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 23 Sep 2019 12:00 PM
    Venue: Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Library, C019a Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 7
    Not sure where to start with your assignment brief? Learn the fundamentals of understanding the question, tools for effective planning and structuring successful assignments.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/891895

Tuesday 24 September
  • Writing Forum - Skills Centre forum
    6 days from now

    Starts: 24 Sep 2019 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 24 Sep 2019 12:00 PM
    Venue: City Campus, Adsetts Learning Centre, A6515 - The Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 4
    Gain immediate feedback on your work and writing skills in a small group with an Academic Skills Advisor. With up to four students, share and discuss writing and apply new strategies to polish your work. Book places individually, or come as a group.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/897122

  • Critical Writing - Skills Centre workshop
    6 days from now

    Starts: 24 Sep 2019 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 24 Sep 2019 4:00 PM
    Venue: Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Library, C019a Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 8
    What is critical thinking and how does it translate into our academic writing? 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/891904

  • Critical Writing - Skills Centre webinar
    6 days from now

    Starts: 24 Sep 2019 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 24 Sep 2019 6:00 PM
    Venue: Join via link in email
    Remaining places: 4
    What is critical thinking and how does it translate into our academic writing? 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/888872

Thursday 26 September
  • Time Management and Planning - Skills Centre Workshop
    1 week from now

    Starts: 26 Sep 2019 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 26 Sep 2019 4:00 PM
    Venue: Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Library, C019a Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 9
    In this session, you will learn how to manage your studies, and to plan and organise your time more effectively. These tips and techniques will not only benefit your studies and university success - they will also give you a good foundation for your future working career.
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/845023

  • Assistive Technology for Planning: Mindview
    1 week from now

    Starts: 26 Sep 2019 5:00 PM
    Finishes: 26 Sep 2019 6:30 PM
    Venue: City Campus, Adsetts Learning Centre, A6515 - The Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 6
    Mindview can help you visually plan your assignments, and is available on AppsAnywhere. 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/892023

Friday 27 September
  • Critical Writing - Skills Centre workshop
    1 week from now

    Starts: 27 Sep 2019 11:00 AM
    Finishes: 27 Sep 2019 12:00 PM
    Venue: City Campus, Adsetts Learning Centre, A6515 - The Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 12
    What is critical thinking and how does it translate into our academic writing? 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/884500

  • Assistive Technology for Planning: Mindview
    1 week from now

    Starts: 27 Sep 2019 12:30 PM
    Finishes: 27 Sep 2019 2:00 PM
    Venue: Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Library, C019a Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 6
    Mindview can help you visually plan your assignments, and is available on AppsAnywhere. 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/892032

Tuesday 1 October
  • Assistive Technology for Notetaking - Audio Notetaker
    2 weeks from now

    Starts: 1 Oct 2019 3:00 PM
    Finishes: 1 Oct 2019 4:30 PM
    Venue: City Campus, Adsetts Learning Centre, A6515 - The Skills Centre Classroom
    Remaining places: 6
    You can now record your teaching sessions!
    URL: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/Events/detail/892016