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Durham University

Durham Centre for Academic Development

Academic Skills

Our Academic Skills classes and workshops offer all taught students the opportunity to develop their academic writing, spoken effectiveness, personal productivity and academic study skills.

To access our class materials, online learning resources and to keep up to date with what’s on offer, enrol in our DUO page by clicking on the ‘Academic Skills portal’ on the right hand menu when you log into DUO.

A range of classes and online resources are available. Please see below for relevant links to further details, course listings and sign-up. If you have any questions, please email:

What are we missing?

If there is something that we don't currently offer, and what you think would be helpful, please do get in touch: