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Introduction to Academic Skills

This session will introduce you to academic skills and outline the support available from 301 Academic Skills Centre. It also provides some top tips for success when you begin your course at…

From  Oliver Johnson on May 19th, 2021 0 likes 650 plays 0  

mySkills - your record of skills & personal development

What is mySkills?The mySkills portfolio is an innovative new way for you to assess, record, build and reflect on your own skills profile. Your profile and record of personal development will be…

From  Greg Stewart on April 21st, 2021 1 likes 377 plays 0  

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…

From  Oliver Johnson on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 619 plays 0  

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 91 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 90 plays 0  

Level Up Your Skills - Intro

Introductory video for the new 301 Level Up Your Skills resources

From  Amy Mollekin on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 1,005 plays 0  

Introduction to IRIS - Information Resources - Information Study Skills

Introduction to IRIS by by the IRIS Coordinator, Andy Tattersall

From  Andy Tattersall on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

What to Expect from Your Course - Workshop Recording

This session will help you to get an idea of what your course will be like at the University of Sheffield. The session is split into sections, which you can access independently, or work through as a…

From  Oliver Johnson on July 22nd, 2020 2 likes 899 plays 0  

What to Expect From Your Course Part 4 - Where Should I Go?

Part 4 of this session will provide an overview of the most relevant services to help with matters relating to your academic study and time at the University of Sheffield.

From  Oliver Johnson on July 22nd, 2020 1 likes 99 plays 1  

What to Expect from Your Course - Introduction

This introduction provides an overview of this session on What To Expect on Your Course at the University of Sheffield.

From  Oliver Johnson on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 55 plays 0  

What to Expect from Your Course Part 1 - How Will I Learn?

Part 1 of this session will focus on the types of learning on your course and a quick overview of how you will be graded for your assessed work.

From  Oliver Johnson on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 280 plays 0  

What to Expect from Your Course Part 2 - Getting to Know Your Tutors

Part 2 of this session will focus on your tutors and other teaching staff and how to make sure that you can make the most of your relationship with staff in your department.

From  Oliver Johnson on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 100 plays 0  

What To Expect from My Course Part 3 - Plagiarism

Part 3 of this session will explore the issues of plagiarism and how to avoid it including an explanation of Turnitin and how you will use it to submit your work and receive feedback.

From  Oliver Johnson on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 132 plays 0  

Exam Technique: Short Answer and MCQ

Short Answer and Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) exams are often used to test knowledge and understanding in topics requiring a substantial knowledge base. Getting the most out of yourself in a short…

From  Benjamin Lorimer on June 17th, 2020 0 likes 130 plays 0  

301 Study Skills Advice for New Students

This short video provides a compilation of tips and advice from Study Skills Advisers and Tutors at 301 Academic Skills Centre for new starters at the University of Sheffield.

From  Oliver Johnson on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 370 plays 0  

Reflecting on Your Academic Progress

Throughout your time at university, you will be asked to think and write reflectively. Sometimes what we’ve learned from an activity or piece of work isn’t always obvious, which is why we…

From  Oliver Johnson on April 29th, 2020 2 likes 271 plays 0