Academic Skills Services

Teaching and learning support at LUSEM

Academic Skills Services (ASKS) provides free and confidential learning support, in English, for all students at LUSEM.

This support includes

  • Consultations for individuals or small-groups
  • Drop-in opportunities
  • Workshop series
  • Comprehensive online resources for academic writing, referencing, study skills, reading and critical thinking etc.
  • Lectures on academic skills, writing and referencing
  • Writing clinics for thesis writing

Book a consultation

Academic Skils Services (ASKS) offers individual and small-group consultations. All consultations are made by appointment. Please click on the button below:

Book an appointment

Preparing for your consultation

You need to bring:

  • A copy of your work (at any stage of development)
  • A copy of the assignment guidelines
  • Your specific questions
  • Any other material you consider relevant to the task

Please check the Teaching and Learning platform before making a booking as these resources may answer your questions.

English Conversation Club

Come along to an informal and friendly conversation club to practise your speaking skills in a small-group setting.

Every Wednesday, EC3:107 (near the Holger Cafe), 12.30 to 13.00 - bring your lunch!

Drop-in times

All students are welcome to drop in without scheduling an appointment during the following times:

Thursdays: 10–12
Fridays: 12–14

Room: EC1:317

These times may be subject to cancellation.

Academic Skills Services

Julienne Stewart-Sandgren
Director of Learning and Teaching
Room EC1: 316

Garo Harwood
Educational Developer
Room EC1: 317

Last published: 2019-10-07