The Academic Skills Centre is a place where undergraduate students can come to develop their mathematical, academic writing and general academic skills. We can help you develop as a learner, boost your marks and get the most from your academic studies.
We aim to give you the confidence to use library and information resources independently to enhance your academic experience and achievement.
What we can do
Offer help, advice, training, support and documentation to students and staff undertaking research, project work, essays and/or dissertations.
Contact the Academic Skills Team at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a 1-1 session - this may be conducted in person, via email, over the phone, or online via Skype. A typical session may include:
Appointments will generally last between 30 and 60 minutes, and will be initially provided up to 4 times per student, per academic year.
What we can't do
If you would like more information on skills such as academic writing, effective learning, note taking and presentation skills, please see the Academic Study Skills Centre. There is also advice for students with additional needs on the Disability and Learning Support site.
What we expect of you
We design and deliver a wide range of courses and technology training solutions to meet the developmental needs of students, teaching, research and admin staff.
We specialise in software such as:
To see our programme of training courses, book specialist one-to-one support or take advantage of our online provision, visit our website