Academic reading

Academic reading is a key part of independent study at university and an essential skill to develop.

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The amount of academic reading you will be expected to do will vary from course to course, but it is still likely to make up a large proportion of your independent study time.

Whether you prefer reading a hard copy or online, being able to digest information in good time will be a valuable skill.

Throughout your course, you are likely to need to undertake a wide variety of reading including essential texts recommended by your lecturer and academic journal articles.

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