Study Skills

Week 1

The introductory Lecture (Tom Davis)

Topics covered

The lecture

How to write an essay

How to take notes

Week 2

Using Libraries (Maureen Bell's lecture from last year)

The lecture

Frequently asked Questions and Answers, including

Week 3

Presentations (Ros McCulloch)

The lecture

The handouts

The OHPs

See also the 4S Study Skills program developed by Ros McCulloch, which has pages on

Selecting and using written sources

Getting the most out of lectures

Giving an oral presentation

Writing academic essays

Preparing for and sitting examinations

Week 4

Working with Computers (Tom Davis)

The lecture

The display pages for the lecture

Working with the World Wide Web (a web site about the Web, mainly for literary students, consisting of an extensive set of links and notes)