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Global Affairs and Social Sciences: Developing your skills with our courses

Upcoming KLaSS sign-up workshops


Skills4StudyCampus is a set of 12 interactive modules designed to help you build and improve your study skills. If you'd like to get better at managing your time, prepare for exams or just brush up on your numeracy, Skills4StudyCampus can help you do this at the privacy of your own computer.

Lynda - video tutorials

Lynda is an online training library with thousands of high quality, current and engaging video tutorials free to King's staff and students.  Use the tutorials to help you learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

Skills Hub

The Skills Hub groups together all skills resources, help and advice in one convenient location. 


KLaSS is a KEATS module from Library Services, where you can find a huge range of online tutorials and courses helping you develop the skills you'll need to excel in your studies:

  • Getting Started With Your Studies - an introduction to the tools and resources you'll use day to day
  • Finding and Evaluating Information - learn how to discern and get the best from the range of academic resources we have on offer
  • Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism - learn what we mean by plagiarism at University, and why it's so important to avoid
  • Developing Your Skills With Technology - free online tutorials on using a range of software like MS Word and Excel