The School of Health and Social Work (HSK)

Student success
acAdemic skills

Welcome to the new Student Success and Academic Skills (SSAS) bookings 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 resources 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

Our workshops timetable will begin again next semester

Thursday 15th February
Tuesday 5th March
Wednesday 6th March
Wednesday 6th March
Criticality at postgraduate (12:00-13:00)

Hybrid session - See details

Reflective writing (12:00-13:00)

Hybrid session - See details

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

Hybrid session - See details CANCELLED

Academic Integrity (13:30-14:30) CANCELLED

On campus only - See details CANCELLED

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