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Grammar Workshop: Articles

12 Sep 2018

Articles can be quite troublesome for some writers. It is important to understand how they are used so your writing and presentations say exactly what you mean.

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How to Write an Essay

12 Sep 2018

This workshop explores the process of essay writing. It will review strategies such as analysing the question to establish a focus, offer helpful planning techniques and show how to develop correct essay structure by organising ideas into a logical sequence.

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Seminar: Writing a Successful Resume and Cover Letter

12 Sep 2018

Starts: 12 Sep 2018 2:30 PM Finishes: 12 Sep 2018 4:00 PM Venue: Central Lecture Block 3 Remaining places: 95 Does your resume and cover letter need some updating? Would you like to learn how to tailor your job application, impress employers and get to the interview stage?

How to Reference

13 Sep 2018

If marks are awarded for correct referencing in your course, then you will want to participate in this workshop which will explore how to incorporate correct referencing conventions into all your written tasks. Come along and participate in activities that will sharpen your appreciation of the basic components of citation.

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Seminar: Ace the Interview! Effective Interview Preparation

13 Sep 2018

Starts: 13 Sep 2018 10:00 AM Finishes: 13 Sep 2018 12:00 PM Venue: Civil Engineering 109 Remaining places: 53 Find out how to prepare for and tackle different interview styles and questions from employability specialists.

Editing Strategies

13 Sep 2018

This workshop examines both broad and narrow - focused strategies for editing an assignment. Editing for meaning will be discussed as well as the ability to identify the most common grammatical mistakes and errors in punctuation. Students will be able to practise these skills so they can them apply them to their own work.

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Making Your Voice Heard in Your Thesis Writing

14 Sep 2018

This workshop will focus on the writing techniques that will help to develop a stronger voice in your academic writing, and put your arguments more effectively.

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Seminar: Navigating LinkedIn for Career Success

14 Sep 2018

Starts: 14 Sep 2018 10:30 AM Finishes: 14 Sep 2018 12:00 PM Venue: Colombo Theatre B Remaining places: 98 Do you want to know how to develop a compelling LinkedIn Profile? Would you like to learn the tips and tricks for using the tool effectively for networking and job searching?

Writing a Thesis Proposal

18 Sep 2018

In this workshop students will be introduced to two different aspects of a thesis proposal: what it looks like and how to get there.

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Making Your Voice Heard in Your Thesis Writing

19 Sep 2018

This workshop will focus on the writing techniques that will help to develop a stronger voice in your academic writing, and put your arguments more effectively.

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