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Want to develop your writing skills so your essays, dissertations and reports get great marks? Or improve other key academic skills like reading, critical thinking, note-taking, communication, presentation, numeracy and exam preparation?

Whether you're an undergraduate, postgraduate or research student, this blog aims to help you enhance your academic skills so you can get the most out of your studies.

We'll regularly post useful tips and guidance from our expert course leaders and Skills Centre staff on a range of topics. We welcome your questions, so please get in touch with us in the Responses section.

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