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Using GenAI in Your Studies

This video will introduce you to the use of generative AI and how you might apply it to your studies. It will cover some of the key principles to follow to ensure that you are using the tools…

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Academic Writing Overview

This workshop recording introduces the principles of good academic writing including conciseness, precision, structure, objectivity and critical writing. It provides ideas and techniques that you can…

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Level 2 Dentistry Academic Writing

A session for L2 Dentistry students to introduce the key principles of good academic writing.

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Paraphrasing and Using Academic Sources

A 301 digital workshop video on the various techniques for referring to literature sources in your academic writing, to inform your arguments.

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Critical Thinking and Writing

Critical Thinking and Writing

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Academic Writing - Self-diagnostic Session

A 301 video workshop on the theme of diagnosing your academic writing, accentuating strengths and addressing weaknesses.

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Dissertation Writing Strategies and Techniques

A session on defining a thesis statment, developing a work plan for your dissertation, and working with your supervisor.

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Techniques for Proofreading

Proofreading your own work can be difficult as you are often pressed for time and might find it difficult to read your own writing objectively. This video will help you to make the most of your…

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Dissertation Writing Essentials

This lecture session looks at the initial stages of preparing for a large-scale dissertation project. It will focus on some established ways to develop a topic and plan that will allow you to produce…

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Writing a Literature Review

This lecture session looks at the role and purpose of a literature review and identify strategies that you can use to write a literature review as part of an extended essay, dissertation or thesis.…

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Could academics’ journal articles be of greater interest to a general audience?

Dr Stephen Allen is joined by Professors Carole Elliott (Roehampton), Martin Parker (Bristol), and Judi Marshall (Lancaster) for an open discussion on the dual pressures on academics to publish…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 10 - Make a mess and reward yourself

In this short series of podcasts I want to help you be more productive with your writing and help you get things done. In this podcast I want to discuss how you can be strategic with your writing and…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 7 - How to beat writer’s block

In this short series of podcasts I want to help you deal with the problem of digital distraction and information overload. In this podcast I want to talk about that most common of problems…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 6 - Beat digital distraction by leaving your desk

Welcome to episode six of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The University…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 5 - How to eat a frog

Welcome to episode five of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 3 - An organic approach to dealing with information overload and digital distraction

Welcome to episode three of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

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