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Open Workshops

Special Events

As part of University Mental Health Week (1 March - 5 March 2021) LDS is hosting two workshops on the theme of online learning. These special events in our Open Workshop programme present an opportunity for students and staff to share ideas on academic skills and approaches for learning. 

Workshops will take place on Microsoft Teams. Click on the links below to join the meeting directly.

These 30 min sessions (15 mins presentation / 15 mins Q&A) focus on a different academic skill each week. 

Week Theme Date/Time

Week 14

Time Management and Online Productivity Wednesday 13th January, 2pm 

Thursday 14th January, 12pm 

Friday 15th January, 10am
Week 15 Note Taking Wednesday 20th January, 2pm
Thursday 21st January, 12pm
Friday 22nd January, 10am
Week 16 Essay Writing 1 Wednesday 27th January, 2pm
Thursday 28th January, 12pm
Friday 29th January, 10am
Week 17 Essay Writing 2 Wednesday 3rd February, 2pm
Thursday 4th February, 12pm
Friday 5th February, 10am
Week 18 Referencing Wednesday 10th February, 2pm
Thursday 11th February, 12pm
Friday 12th February, 10am
Week 19 Grammar, Punctuation and Style Wednesday 17th February, 2pm
Thursday 18th February, 12pm
Friday 19th February, 10am
Week 20 Critical Reading and Writing Wednesday 24th February, 2pm
Thursday 25th February, 12pm
Friday 26th February, 10am
Week 21 Presentation/Communication Skills Wednesday 3rd March, 2pm
Thursday 4th March, 12pm
Friday 5th March, 10am
Week 22 Report Writing Wednesday 10th March, 2pm
Thursday 11th March, 12pm
Friday 12th March, 10am
Week 23 Literature Reviews  
Thursday 18th March, 12pm
Friday 19th March, 10am
Week 24 Reflective Writing & Learning Journals Wednesday 24th March, 2pm
Thursday 25th March, 12pm
Friday 26th March, 10am

Week 25

Preparing for Exams and Assessments Part 1   Wednesday 21 April, 2:00pm
Thursday 22 April, 12:00pm
Friday 23 April, 10:00am
Week 26   Preparing for Exams and Assessments Part 2   Wednesday 28 April, 2:00pm 
Thursday 29 April, 12:00pm
Friday 30 April, 10:00am 


To join a live workshop, please click on the links above.

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