Studying effectively at Stockholm University

Thursday 23 January 2020 12.00 – 13.00

Frescati Library, the Stage

New to Stockholm University? Get the most out of your studies with these tips from the Academic Writing Service

Photographer: Nikas Björling

Studying in a new country or at a new university can present a variety of challenges. This presentation from the university’s Academic Writing Service aims to help you get your studies at Stockholm University started on the right foot.

The presentation will cover topics such as planning, using study time effectively and dealing with course literature. It will also discuss how you can get support when you need it. After the talk you are invited to participate in a short walking tour to the Academic Writing Service’s premises. The presentation is 40 minutes long and the walking tour approximately 20 minutes.

This presentation will also be given on 22 January at 10AM.

The Academic Writing Service provides free support for academic writing and study skills to all students at Stockholm University. Find out about our services at su.se/writingservice

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