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Skills & Resources

We offer and host a wide range of workshops and sessions to help you develop your academic and research skills. Past sessions have included peer-to-peer advice, Shut Up & Work groups, Write Here Write Now sessions, literature searching and effective researcher workshops.

On Track

We run the On Track skills programme to help with your academic writing and self-development.

Drawing Comics for Teaching and Learning - Monday 26th November, 2pm-3pm, Wolfson Research Exchange

This peer-led workshop explores how we can use comics in the classroom to teach and in our research activities to develop critical thought.

Creative Writing Group

Join the Creative Writing Group every fortnight on Thursday evenings to improve your writing, both non-fiction and fiction. Whether you are passionate about articles or stories, writing alongside supportive peers is a great way to enhance skills and find your voice.

Networking, The Correct Way

Join our networking workshop designed to help you represent yourself and develop your networking techniques - or click here for tips and advice!

Write Here, Write Now!

Struggling to focus on your work? Need to get your writing done? Come to one of our Write Here, Write Now workshops on Tuesday mornings in the Wolfson Research Exchange.

The session alternates between intervals of focused, undistracted work and short breaks to help you learn how to structure your study time.

Peer Advice

Our postgrads and researchers share their tips and advice on skills development, good practices in academia and hosting research-led events. We also have resources and advice on how to network.

SkillsForge

If you are a Postgraduate Research Student, you can also log some of our sessions in SkillsForge, contributing to your overall number of credits.


If you would like to see us arrange a specific skills development workshop, email pgcommunity@warwick.ac.uk with your suggestions.