Learning and personal development for undergraduate and MSc students

This information is for the 2014/15 session.

Teacher responsible

Teaching and Learning Centre staff


All taught students are welcome and all events are free of charge.


No previous knowledge required.

Course content

This is a year-long series of lectures and workshops designed to complement students’ academic learning, with specialist provision for undergraduate and taught master’s students. Topics include:

  • Introduction to study at LSE;
  • Essay writing;
  • Effective reading strategies;
  • Structuring MSc dissertations;
  • Exam preparation;
  • Stress management.


All events follow the dates of the LSE teaching year. Further details, and links to booking pages, can be found at Learning and personal development events.


There is no formal assessment for this course.