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.
Academic writing workshops and one-to-ones
Select ‘Book Now’ below to see 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. firstname.lastname@example.org) 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
Email a completed Self-referral form to Valerie Brossier 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 drop-ins
Attend a literature search support drop-in session.
When: Monday afternoon and Friday morning during teaching weeks
Where: HSK Academic Skills Advice Office, LF271 Wright Building
To ensure you get the one-to-one time you need, email email@example.com in advance.
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.