The School of Health and Social Work (HSK)

Student success
acAdemic skills

Welcome to the new Student Success and Academic Skills website for the School of Health and Social Work (HSK). You can use this site to access drop-ins, workshops and network events and book one-to-ones and coaching sessions. There’s also a new Canvas module for you to access our learning resources and instructions.

Make sure you’re accessing all the support available to you by taking these 6 steps…

Book an academic skills one-to-one

Receive support with an assignment or complex query

Attend during a drop-in session

Get help with a specific query or academic skill

Attend academic skills workshops

Practice using your academic skills, build confidence and get feedback

Book a coaching programme session

Develop awareness of your strengths and areas for development

Attend a community event

Build relationships, network and learn from other students

Select a resource topic to work through

Increase knowledge, find vital instructions and test your learning

January-march workshops timeline

Friday 5th January
Thursday 18th January
Thursday 1st February
Wednesday 7th February
Thursday 8th February
Tuesday 5th March
Wednesday 6th March
Wednesday 6th March
Exam preparation (12:00-13:00)

Hybrid session - See details

Understanding your feedback (12.30-13:00)

Hybrid session - See details

Academic integrity (14:00-15:00)

On campus only - See details

Criticality at undergraduate (15:00-16:00)

Hybrid session - See details

Introduction to criticality (14:00-15:00)

Hybrid session - See details

Reflective writing (12:00-13:00)

Hybrid session

Structuring an essay (12:00-13:00)

Hybrid session

Academic Integrity (13:30-14:30)

On campus only

CAnvas Resources site units

Increase knowledge, find vital instructions and test your learning.

What students have said

Meet the Team

Meet our Academic Skills and Student Success Team members. They’re here to help you achieve your potential

Amandip Bisel

Team Lead

Mariya Shabbir

Inclusive Education Tutor

Shipa Begum

Student Success and Engagement Tutor

Abu Ullah

Widening Participation Tutor