University of Bath

Get personalised writing support

Get one-to-one advice on a specific piece of writing you are working on.

Skills Zone writing booth
Develop your academic writing

One-to-one tutorials

You will get advice from a writing tutor who has read your written work and identified key areas that you can improve.

You will also be able to ask the tutor any particular questions you may have about your writing.

Tutorials are 50 minutes long and are available at different times, so you can fit your tutorial session to your timetable.

You can book a tutorial on campus

Distance learners or a student on placement can sign up for a tutorial via Skype. Please state in the last box of the online form (Additional requirements) that you need a Skype tutorial.

Writing tutorials will not be available from Monday 22 April 2019 to Wednesday 8 May 2019 (Easter vacation) and Monday 3 June 2019 to Monday 1 July 2019.

Limited tutorial slots will be offered in the other weeks over the summer.

Book a tutorial

Drop-in writing sessions

Drop-in sessions are 20 minutes long and you do not need to book a place.

You should come with a piece of your written work and questions to ask a tutor relating to any aspect of your writing.

Writing drop-ins will close on 19th April 2019 until October 2019.

You can come to a drop-in session on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday between 11.15am to 2.00pm in the Skills Zone