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Mini-module 1: What to Expect from Higher Education

Helping you to prepare for study at LSBU

Academic Skills

Link to homepage of Skills for LearningAcademic Skills Page 5 of 7

To fulfil your potential at university, you need to know about and use academic skills. These are things like: Academic writing style, Critical thinking, and Referencing. All the academic skills build on each other and work together.



Academic skills should all work together

Academic skills are vital for success in Higher Education, so here's a quick check to see how much you already know - or can guess - about the main academic skills.



Now match the names of some skills with the Skills for Learning symbols for them used on our Moodle site.