Online learning modules

Access the Academic Skills Hub on the University's LMS to complete an interactive learning module on the topic of your choice.



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    Academic style

    Academic English is a distinct language, and one you’re expected to write in at university. Understand how to identify, create and improve your academic style.

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    Building good paragraphs

    Understand paragraph structure, cohesion and coherence, and other elements that assist you to produce well-developed academic paragraphs.

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    Editing and proofreading

    Edit, proofread and format your writing, ensuring it is ready for submission.

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    Essay writing

    We break down the structure of an essay and show you how to do it well.

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    Following a writing process

    Taking a process approach to writing helps you to break your assignment down into manageable chunks and meet the expectations of your markers.

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    Preparing to write

    Start all writing assignments here. Unpack the requirements of your task, generate ideas, and make a plan to guide your research.

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    Why do we reference? What should be referenced? How can we apply an appropriate referencing style?

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    Reflective writing

    Reflective writing is a specific genre. This module explores the requirements of reflective writing and provides a model which you can use to write reflectively.

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    Structuring your argument and paper

    Pull together your thoughts and organise them into a coherent, cohesive structure that directly meets your task requirements.

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    Using sources

    You’ve done the research, but how do you integrate it seamlessly into your academic writing?

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