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Workshops

Semester 1 & 2

These workshops are free and open to all students. Please email wiseraccess@uclan.ac.uk to book a place for either Monday 1 - 3pm or Wednesday 1 - 3pm
Please note: You can attend as many workshops as you like during the academic year, but we can only take three workshop bookings at a time.

Semester 1 2019 - all workshops from 1 - 3pm

 1. Preparing for your first assignment   
(Foundation, Year 1, and top-ups)
 completed
 2. Analysing assignment questions & understanding tasks  completed
 3. Writing academic essays (purpose, structure & style)  completed
 4. Reflection week: General introduction to dissertations
(Dissertation workshop) (Yr2, Yr3 and PG)
 completed
 5. Demonstrating critical thinking in your writing
(Yr2, Yr3 and PG)
 completed
 6. Writing a literature review (Dissertation workshop)  completed
 7. Reflective writing (purpose, structure & style)  completed
 8. Referencing accurately to avoid plagiarism  completed
 9. Report writing (purpose, structure & style)  25 Nov or 27 Nov
 10. Presentations (structure, delivery, visuals)  2 Dec or 4 Dec
 11. Exam strategies for success  9 Dec or 11 Dec

 

Semester 2 2020 - all workshops from 1 - 3pm

1. Collecting primary data (dissertation workshop)  
(Yr2, Yr3 and PG)
  20 Jan or 22 Jan 
2. Writing academic essays (analysing assignment questions
and planning your structure)
 27 Jan or 29 Jan
3. Demonstrating critical thinking in your writing
(Yr2, Yr3 and PG)
 3 Feb or 5 Feb
4. Reflective writing (purpose, structure and style)  10 Feb or 12 Feb
5. Presentations  17 Feb or 19 Feb
6. Writing up your dissertation
(Yr3 & PG)
 24 Feb or 26 Feb
7. Report writing (purpose, structure and style)  2 Mar or 4 Mar
8. Writing in an academic style  9 Mar or 11 Mar
9. Writing a literature review  16 or 18 Mar
10. Exam strategies for success  6 Apr or 8 Apr