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Communication Skills Centre

Our classes and resources help you identify ways to improve your academic writing, think critically and communicate your ideas more clearly.

How do we do it?

Through FREE:

  • specialised workshops,
  • skills development short courses,
  • targeted ‘in-class’ skills development and assignment guidance sessions,
  • print resources to support your study, and
  • online support through our Blackboard site.

Want to know more? Read on!

Services offered to students

The Centre provides the following free support services to CBS students:


There are a number of essential workshops to help you in your studies e.g. How to be a successful student at university; critical thinking and reading skills; quick search for research; how to give a confident oral presentation; how to write a report and improving your exam techniques.

Individual consultations

These are available for postgraduate students. If you can’t make it to Bentley campus, we can arrange a chat via email, phone or Skype. If you are an undergraduate student, don’t worry! We can help you in many other ways. See us for more details.

Notes for success

Access these notes and get the edge in your studies