Skills for Study

Our Skills for Study subscription will end in June 2021.

Skills for Study is a comprehensive package of interactive tutorials which will help you to develop your study skills, whatever subject you are studying.

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Access the Skills for Study database


In addition to tips on helping you to get ready for academic study, the available modules are as follows:

  • Reading and note-making
  • Critical thinking
  • Writing
  • Referencing and understanding plagiarism
  • Group work and presentations
  • Projects
  • Dissertations
  • Reports

Each module begins with a diagnostic test to find out what skills you have already, provides clearly structured content and ends with a quick assessment to check your understanding of what you have learned.


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