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.
Summer online workshops
Boost your confidence and talk about placement and academic issues in online conversations during the holidays.
Mondays: 10:00 – 11:00
Tuesdays: 13:00 – 14:00
Tuesdays: 17:00 – 18:00
Fridays: 13:00 – 14:00
To book a session, please email Anita Fromm (firstname.lastname@example.org) with your preferred day and time slot providing your name, ID number, course and year of study (as of Semester A 2020).
Academic writing workshops and one-to-ones
Workshop booking (available in September)
When new dates and times are published in September, please select ‘Book Now’ below to see the dates and book your place on the extra HSK workshops.
To access the booking form you’ll need to log in to your UH Microsoft Office 365 account with your UH username (e.g. email@example.com) and password.
Please review your level’s workshop contents and handouts below:
- Level 4 workshop contents and handouts
- Level 5 workshop contents and handouts
- Level 6 workshop contents and handouts
One-to-ones booking (available now)
Email a completed Self-referral form to Valerie Brossier (firstname.lastname@example.org) to request a one-to-one session. No need to book onto a workshop first – get in touch as early as possible. A member of the academic skills team will contact you to arrange on-line or face-to-face support.
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 is available on the One-to-one sessions page.
Literature searching support requests
For literature searching support, please contact email@example.com 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.