Regardless of which subject you are writing for, there are key points you should consider when writing essays. This workshop will provide some tips on how to plan, structure and draft an essay. It will also provide attendees with an opportunity to ask questions they may have about their own essays.
This workshop will introduce you to:
Who is this workshop for?
Although this class is an introduction to essay writing skills, it can benefit undergraduate students of all levels. If you are about to undertake your first assignment or need to understand the feedback on an assignment to try to improve future marks, then this workshop can help you.
This workshop is run by a Library Skills Adviser with the support of trained student Skills Leaders.
Related study skills
The following sessions will help you to improve your academic thinking, reading and writing skills:
You also need to understand the concepts of referencing and paraphrasing that form an important part of academic writing.
If you already understand the basic principles of referencing and want to develop your skills in the appropriate system, one of the following workshops will help:
* Check with your department/school to find out which of the University’s four referencing systems you should use