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Memory Techniques for Revision

Many courses at university involve lots of information, facts, examples and ideas that you will need to be able to recall and apply. This workshop will introduce several established techniques for…

From  Manmohi Dake on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Mind Mapping

A session on mind mapping your academic work. Including why and when mind maps can be useful, and some guidance on how to go about using them.

From  Emma Daffern-Powell on March 26th, 2020 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Note Taking: Strategies, Organisation and Management

Are you preparing to attend a lecture for the first time and want to know how to take effective notes? Or have you recently been reviewing your lecture notes and want to get some tips on how to…

From  Manmohi Dake on March 25th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

The 13th Roberts Lecture. University Teaching in a Post-Knowledge Age by Professor Neil Rackham

On Wednesday 27 March, the 13th Roberts Lecture was delivered by alumnus, honorary graduate and experimental psychologist Professor Neil Rackham. Professor Rackham’s lecture, ‘University…

From  Jeanette Peat on April 1st, 2019 1 likes 293 plays 0  

The Academic Skills Certificate

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. The Academic Skills Certificate provides an opportunity for you to gain recognition for attending our academic skills workshops, maths and…

From  Jessica Keen on October 24th, 2018 0 likes 374 plays 0  

Beating Procrastination

This short video will suggest some tips and strategies to overcome the tendency to procrastination and help you to get focused on the tasks that are important.

From  Amy Mollekin on September 21st, 2017 0 likes 625 plays 0