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Critical Reading at University

Writing the Assignment: Critical Analysis, Flow and Paragraph Structure - Audio Podcast - 49 mins

Alex and Francoise McKay discuss how to write an assignment. Fran outlines how to structure paragraphs, be critical in your writing and how to make your essay flow. Their advice is supported by the voices of students.

Thinking Critically Podcast with David Richardson, Sally Forrest and Alex Hudson - 33 mins

Alexander Wood interviews three guests from across the university to highlight how you can develop your critical thinking skills. David Richardson discusses examples of how you are already thinking critically; Sally Forrest explains methods that you can use for applying your critical thinking to your secondary research and Alex Hudson advises on how you can be critical when writing your assignments.