Here you will find a range of recommended workshops and online resources that will help develop your academic writing skills.
Skills for Learning Workshops
This workshop will take you through the important first stages of academic writing, including planning your time and understanding your assignment, through to starting to write, editing and proofreading your work.
This workshop will introduce you to the concepts of critical thinking and critical analysis. Through critical thinking, your work will become more analytical and less descriptive.
Online Tools and Resources
Skills4Study Campus is an online resource designed to help students with essential study skills.
The Writing and Critical Thinking Skills modules have lots of information and online activities to help develop your academic writing skills.
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Online Academic Writing tutorial
Take a look at our short YouTube video about academic writing for some useful tips and advice. More Skills videos can be found on our YouTube channel.
Online Critical Thinking tutorial
Take a look at our short YouTube video about critical thinking for some useful tips and advice. More Skills videos can be found on our YouTube channel.