Further Support

How to get Academic Skills Advice help


Use the resources on this website throughout your studies, focus on the recommended resources to get you started and make sure you attend timetabled workshops which run in many programmes. This page contains support information about:


Academic skills one-to-ones, drop-ins and writing workshops

Academic skills drop-in timetable

Come to one of our regular face to face and online drop-in sessions. To access the online sessions’ meeting links you’ll need to open the Online drop-in Zoom links and latest timetable and log in to your UH Microsoft Office 365 account with your UH username (e.g. abc123@herts.ac.uk) and password.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00-11:30
(Face to face)
10:30-11:30
(Online)
10:00-11:00
(Online)
12:30-14:00
(Face to face)
10:30-12:30
(Face to face)
16:00-18:00
(Online)
14:00-15:30
(Face to face)
12:00-13:30
(Face to face)
14:00-15:00
(Online)
12:30-13:30
(Online)
15:00-16:00
(Online)
Weekly timetable example

Online drop-in sessions

Face to face drop-in sessions

Location: Wright Building, LF271 (Ground Floor)

Check latest timetable to make sure the session is running

Academic skills one-to-ones booking

Select the Calendly face-to-face/online meeting booking links within the One to one booking links document to request a one-to-one support session with one of our academic skills tutors. No need to book onto a workshop first – get in touch as early as possible. Maximum of 3 bookings per person per year.

To access the booking links you’ll need to log in to your UH Microsoft Office 365 account with your UH username (e.g. abc123@herts.ac.uk) and password.

Please note: One-to-one assignment support is provided on a first come, first served basis. For subject specific advice, please contact lecturers on your module team.

Further information and a word document version of the booking form is available on the One-to-one sessions page.

Academic writing group workshop booking

You can select ‘Book a workshop now’ below to access the Workshop booking timetable and Calendly links document.

To access the booking form you’ll need to log in to your UH Microsoft Office 365 account with your UH username (e.g. abc123@herts.ac.uk) and password.

Please review your level’s workshop contents and handouts below:

If you and some of your peers would like to attend a workshop but the offered dates are not suitable, or you require a Level 7 workshop, get in touch with Amandip Bisel (a.bisel@herts.ac.uk).


Literature searching support requests

For literature searching support, please contact helpdesk@herts.ac.uk requesting support from the Academic Engagement Team. Please include some detail on what you need help with and a member of the team will be in touch.


Other drop-ins and workshops

The University’s Centre for Academic English also provides support to improve your writing and study skills. We recommend you take advantage of the frequent drop-in sessions and the broad range of workshops that they provide.

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