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Academic Skills Workshops

In autumn term, City’s Learning Enhancement and Development (LEaD) team are offering a series of lunchtime study skills workshops to help you prepare for your course.

  • There’s no need to book; just come along.
  • The sessions are free and most are open to all City students, so you can choose the sessions that best address your needs.
  • Some sessions will be repeated as webinars that you can join online. The link is in the same box as the workshop, together with the date and time of the webinar.

Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

27th November

Revision methods

1.00 - 1.50pm

Room AG07b

[Webinar - 5th Dec. 3.00pm: Link]

This session covers:

Identifying and discussing strategic revision techniques

Discussing and using creative, active reviewing strategies

28th November

Exam techniques

1.00 - 1.50pm

Room B103

[Webinar - 30th Nov. 4.00pm: Link]

This session covers:

How to complete the different types of exam tasks

How to deal with anxiety in the exam

29th November

From anxiety to calm in your revision

1.00 - 1.50pm

Room BLG07

[Webinar - 1st Dec. 2.00pm: Link]

This session covers:

What is stress and how to recognise it

How to reduce stress and better time management

30th November

Mind mapping software

1.00 - 2.00pm - demonstration

2.00 - 2.50pm - practice time

Room A217

This session covers:

What mind mapping is and how you can use it

Follow along demonstration of Xmind (free software)

Practice with floating support

 

If you miss a session, you will find the learning materials on the Learning Success Moodle page.

If you have a question about any of the workshops, please phone 020 7040 0246 or email academiclearningsupport@city.ac.uk