Academic Skills Workshops

Research and Beyond Summer Programme

Research and BeyondThursday 28th June - Wednesday 11th July 2018
301 Glossop Road, Flexible Workshop Space

 Are you in the thick of a research project? Are you looking for creative ways to move your research forward? Do you want to raise your online profile and consider what comes next? Delivered by a team of experts and practitioners from across University of Sheffield services, this programme is designed to address some of the challenges of the research process and develop strategies to progress your current project and take your research career to the next stage.

You can attend as many or as few of the workshops as you like to create your own bespoke programme. Sessions take place at 301 Glossop Road in the Flexible Workshop space, are free of charge and are offered on a first-come-first-served basis so sign up now to avoid disappointment. Sessions are open to all students involved in research including Postgraduate Taught, Postgraduate Research and SURE. Dates and times of sessions are available via the Research and Beyond page. Download a flyer for the programme here. 

To view a searchable list of all 301 and MASH workshops, please click here (MUSE logon required)

Why should I attend?

The academic skills workshops are open to all students regardless of your year of study. Attending the workshops can help you improve your study skills and develop your academic technique. Most workshops contain a mixture of tutor presentation and small group activities where you'll have a chance to chat to other students from different disciplines and year groups.

Do I need to book?

Booking is recommended to guarantee a place although it is also possible to just turn up on the day. If there's space, we will accommodate you where possible. You can see what's coming up this week by scrolling through the calendar to the right. Or, to view dates by topic, click on the images below.

 Counts towards your HEARThe Academic Skills Certificate

Attendance at the workshops can be formally recognised by The Academic Skills Certificate. The certificate is designed to help you use your experience gained from our academic skills workshops to demonstrate a commitment to enhancing the skills required for you to succeed. It will also help you to learn more about yourself and reflect on your strengths.

As well as something to enhance your CV, The Academic Skills Certificate is also HEAR accreditable. Find out more about The Academic Skills Certificate.