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Essays in exams

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Essays in exams
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Hosted by: Institute of Academic Development # TBC
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Date and Time
29th Nov 2017 13:30 - 29th Nov 2017 15:00
Location
TBC
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/undergrad/student_development/events,_workshops_and_training/academic_skills/essays_in_exams2

Do you want to improve your writing under pressure?  Are you prepared for your exams?  This trouble-shooting session will help you develop strategies to write more effective long answers in your exams.

This workshop will focus on:

  • Strategies to practise during revision and to use in exams;
  • Writing under pressure;
  • Ways to break down questions;
  • Answer planning techniques.

This session for undergraduates is informal, friendly and includes discussion in a supportive atmosphere.  You are encouraged to ask questions and raise issues.  This is a general workshop about writing essays in exams.  It will include some practical activities.

This workshop will not cover:

  • Subject or discipline-specific advice
  • English Language advice
  • Referencing

    Please reserve your space: book here
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