Academic skills

The University Study Skills Moodle page has advice on essay planning and structuring, academic and critical writing, dissertations, exam preparation, time management, as well as guides to academic referencing.

The Academic Skills Adviser also offers one-to-one tutorials and group workshops focussing on the skills you need to be successful with your studies. Advice is for all students, no matter what level or degree you are studying. 

One-to-one tutorials

30 minute one-to-one appointments are available at both Bognor and Bishop Otter Campuses. Appointments can be booked at the SIZ (tel: 01243 816222) or by email to


A series of workshops run throughout semester 1 and 2 covering the essential skills for studying at University such as developing your academic writing style, planning and structuring essays and constructing an argument in academic writing. The workshop schedule and booking form are available on the University Study Skills Moodle page.

Contact details

Emma Nolan

Academic Skills Adviser
01243 816049