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Providing study skills advice to all students of all abilities + liaison for the School of Computing & Digital Technologies (Computing, Games and Visual Effects and Film, Media & Journalism and Stoke based Health students

About Me

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Soo Plant
Contact:
F300, Thompson Library, Stoke (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday ONLY)
01782 294741
Website

Welcome

Welcome to all our new students.  I am the Study Skills liaison for all students studying courses within the school of Computing and Digital Technologies, Sports and Exercise students as well as the Health students based in Stoke.

Welcome back to all level 5's, 6's and beyond:  I hope to see you all again soon.

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What I do

Provide hints and tips on developing your academic and transferable skills, including:-

  • Academic writing and structure 
  • Critical thinking
  • Acting on feedback
  • Developing effective study strategies
  • Exam preparation
  • Managing your workload and your time
  • Improving your grades
  • Critical analysis

Firstly, please take a look at the resources available (see drop down menus below). Still unsure, use the online booking system to make an appointment 

I need help with...

My Assignment...

Referencing...

Academic Writing...

Studying Effectively...

Improving my Grades...

 

Not sure what you want? 

Try browsing the A-Z of Guides or searching all our Skills Guides:

 

Need help with research ...

 

Not sure what you want? 

Try searching all our Subject Guides:

 

Get the most from your appointment

Information on what to expect from an individual academic skills appointment including hints and tips on what to do before, during and after the appointment.

What's on from Academic Skills

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WELCOME ALL NEW STUDENTS!  Look at InfoZone for all the essential Library Information to get you started. 

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Welcome all students!  Find who your Academic Skills contact is on our Meet the Team page.

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Confused by numbers? Unsure about working with data? Try our Maths Guide and come along to a drop-in, Thurs 2-4.

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See all the events and activities on offer from the Academic Skills Team this week.

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Come along to a Digital Clinic which can help you develop the skills you need to improve your Digital Wellbeing.

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Our Get a  Better Grade workshops can help you develop the academic skills you need to achieve your full potential.

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Need resources in an alternative format?  Use SensusAccess to convert files to MP3, MS Word and more.

Feedback

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