Academic Study Help Desk: Spring Semester Academic Study Help Desk: Spring Semester

The Academic Study Help Desk is open to all students registered on UEA courses. It will give you the chance to develop different aspects of academic study such as: time management, critical thinking, delivering presentations and revision techniques.

There is no need to book, please just come along on the day.


Timetable of Spring workshops Timetable of Spring workshops

Below you will find the timetable for the Spring 2019 Academic Study Help Desk, as well as materials from Spring 2018.

All sessions take place 1-2pm in the Students' Union Room 6.

Managing your time

Tuesday 22 January

Workshop slides [829 KB]

Reading academic texts

Thursday 24 January

Workshop slides [951 KB]

Making useful notes

Tuesday 29 January

Understanding assignment questions

Thursday 31 January

Workshop slides from 2017 [780 KB]

Model to generate critical thinking [187 KB]

Instruction words from 2014 [297 KB]

Structuring paragraphs

Tuesday 5 February

Workshop slides from 2018 [703 KB]

Writing conclusions

Thursday 7 February

Workshop slides [394KB]

Writing introductions

Tuesday 12 February

Writing Introductions [765KB]

Critical thinking

Thursday 14 February

Workshop slides [241KB]

Model to generate critical thinking [187KB]

Planning your presentation

Tuesday 19 February

Workshop slides from 2014 [230KB]

Planning a presentation from 2014 [60.7KB]

Delivering your presentation

Thursday 21 February

Workshop slides from 2016 [445KB]


Tuesday 26 February

Workshop slides from 2016 [514KB]

Referencing your work

Thursday 28 February

Workshop slides from 2014 [1.5MB]

'Referencing your work' study guide

Reporting verbs from 2014 [359KB]

Reflective writing 

Tuesday 5 March

Workshop slides [444KB]