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International Students

Podcasts

Avoiding Plagiarism

Essay Writing - Starting Your Essay

Essay Writing - Originality and Essay Style

International Students

Student Confidence

Time Management - Student Comments

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Avoiding Plagiarism

Essay Writing - Starting Your Essay

Essay Writing - Originality and Essay Style

International Students

Student Confidence

Time Management - Student Comments

About the International Students collection

Any of the topics covered in Skills for Learning can be helpful to international students and home students, so please explore the other sections as well. However these areas of the website are especially useful to our international students while studying here.

IT

Learn about how to use IT in your essays and other academic work with our self-study booklets.

Learning and Study

Learn about the specialised words and terms we use at university in Britain; about the different types of teaching sessions; find out how to set up a study group with other students; and how to discover your own learning styles and ways of learning.

Professional Skills

Learn about working in groups at university in Britain and why group work matters. Consider how to manage your time.

Reflection

Learn about reflection for writing reflective journals and learning logs at university.

Research

Learn about the research process and how to do a literature search for information on a subject.