Where to start?

COVID-19 UPDATE: Study Skills Service is still here for you!

I can continue to offer Study Skills Tutorials remotely, as well as telephone and email support. You can also use these web pages to find guides and links to e-books.

Sara Erskine Study Skills

Sara Erskine: Study Skills Tutor

Study skills include:

managing time

reading and note-taking

planning and organisation

thinking critically

writing and editing reports

reflecting on and evaluating practice




Types of support


Study Skills Workshops:

Study Skills Pages:

  • The Study Skills pages contain guidance on a range of topics.
  • Look for the yellow Study Skills Toolkit boxes to find guides.
  • Also find links to e-books at the bottom of pages.


Key study skills guides

Time Management

Reflective Writing

Report Writing




Study Skills Toolkit
Look at our glossary to familiarise yourself with common terms that you might hear at university. Try these e-books available from ProQuest:https://tinyurl.com/vt4qpbx