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Enhancing Skills - Courses and Workshops

The Durham Centre for Academic Development (DCAD)

DCAD offers dedicated courses, workshops and consultation services to support students to develop and enhance their skills. Classes and workshops range from academic writing and giving effective presentations to digital skills and managing your time. There are also webinars on Procrastination, Perfectionism and Imposter Syndrome as part of the Academic Wellbeing programme. For more information, visit Academic Development for Students.


Silvercloud offers modules on general wellbeing and health and modules focused on particular mental health issues. Modules available for all students to work through and details of how to access these can be found by visiting Silvercloud for Students.