Training and study skills

Improve your research, study, academic writing and IT skills.

Training and study skills sessions can help you:

  • refine your writing and research skills
  • get higher grades for your assessments
  • give you valuable skills for the workplace when you graduate

From finding out how to make the most of library resources, to gaining qualifications in Adobe software, or writing a top-class essay, our sessions can help you with every aspect of your studies.

To sign-up for one-to-one sessions and workshops, visit the following pages:

All training and study skills support is free of charge and open to all students, subject to availability.

If you are a WSMAD student, the Royal Literary Fellows offer a coaching service to help you hone your writing skills. To find out more visit theirĀ booking page.

Specialist one to one tuition from specific learning disability advisers is available for students with dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia and/or AD(H)D.

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Take our free online course to explore what University should be about and how study skills can help you succeed