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Welcome and Introduction to 301 Academic Skills Centre - from the 301 team

This short introduction to 301 Academic Skills Centre provides an overview of the service and suggests some useful resources to help you to get started with your academic skills development.

From  Oliver Johnson on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Welcome and Introduction to 301 Academic Skills Centre

A short overview of the services offered by 301 Academic Skills Centre to help you to get the most out of your studies over the coming months. Including an overview of: Study Skills Programme Maths…

From  Oliver Johnson on August 12th, 2020 0 likes 72 plays 0  

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 76 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 280 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 1 likes 407 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 386 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 1,815 plays 0