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Study skills Wednesday webinars

Study skills Wednesday webinars

The Academic Learning Support team will be hosting a series of Wednesday webinars. These will provide you with the skills and resources to enhance your learning at home.

To join the webinars simply follow the links below at the advertised meeting time.

Upcoming webinars

Please note:  It isn’t possible to make you anonymous in these MS Teams webinars, but you can view a recorded version of each webinar if you want to remain anonymous
City, University of London does not store your data. All the meeting information on MS Teams is automatically deleted after 30 days
Until that 30 days is up, your names and what you put in the chat will be visible if someone visits this meeting after we’ve finished
The webinars are recorded, but the contents of the chat are NOT recorded.

Dissertation skills: what to do, and when (repeat)

This webinar will discuss the different tasks you have to accomplish in order to write a successful dissertation, and how to manage your time so that you make the deadline.

Wednesday 10th June | 14:00 (BST)

Past webinars:

How do I respond positively to setbacks in my learning?

The webinar will focus on a positive approach to learning using a growth mindset. We will discuss practical ways of reflecting, responding to assignment feedback and moving forwards in our studies.

Date TBC

Dealing with Distractions

This webinar will provide advice and tips for dealing with distractions whilst studying at home.  We will discuss how to fit your study around looking after children, managing other responsibilities and dealing with busy households.

Date TBC

Tips for take-home exams and effective revision

This webinar will equip you with strategies for take-at-home exams, as well as introducing some multi-sensory revision methods and exploring effective approaches to time management.

Date TBC

Keep your learning lively

This webinar will explore multisensory learning techniques and how to avoid procrastination

Date TBC

Studying at home and during Ramadan

This webinar will explore time management, note-taking tips and studying well during Ramadan

Date TBC


It would be useful to download the Microsoft Teams App in advance of the webinar.


The videos and slides from all webinars will be made available after each session in the Toolkit section of the Moodle Module: