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Here you will find a range of recommended workshops and online resources that will help develop your academic writing skills.

Skills for Learning Workshops

Introduction to Academic Writing

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.

Introduction to Critical Thinking

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

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. 

 

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