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New suite of writing tutorials for postgraduate taught students

Posted on 20th February 2017 by

Writing at Postgraduate Taught Level Cardiff University Academic and Student Support Services have collaborated to develop a new suite of tutorials on academic writing for new postgraduate taught students.  The suite includes short, interactive, tutorials on: Understanding your assessment task Finding appropriate sources Critical reading Developing critical arguments Academic writing style Citing, referencing and plagiarism  This
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New Handbook for Information Literacy Teaching launched

New Handbook for Information Literacy Teaching launched

Posted on 3rd October 2016 by

We are proud to announce the launch of the 5th edition of Cardiff University’s Handbook for Information Literacy Teaching. Completely revised and now in a web-only format, the new Handbook addresses the strategic context of digital and information literacy, introduces theories and models of student learning styles, and gives advice on planning your lessons and
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Evaluating the evidence

Evaluating the evidence – a tutorial for Welsh Bacc students

Posted on 20th April 2016 by

Cardiff University Library Service has developed a new suite of tutorials called ‘Evaluating the evidence‘. Focused on finding good quality information from free sources and critical reading, the tutorials are designed to support students completing the Global Citizenship Challenge in the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate. The tutorials have been launched on a pilot basis and we
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