Media: Skills and Training

This guide brings together key resources to help you find information relating to the study of media, including marketing, events, PR, journalism, television, radio, film and music


Chloe Smith facilitating a tutorial with two studentsImage Credit: BCU Assets

In addition to your course, the Library offers online resources, courses and workshops to help you develop your information literacy.

Tutorials with your specialist librarian

Chloe SmithWith access to millions of resources, sometimes the library can seem like an intimidating place. Our specialist Librarians are here to help you make sense of it all by providing in-depth guidance and support in your chosen subject area.

Chloe Smith is the Librarian supporting the Fashion and Textiles. Chloe offers tutorials either face-to-face or online via MS Teams.



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Online courses and resources

Navigating the Library: Foundations of Academic Research

The Foundations of Academic Research course (Moodle) is designed for new and level four students or people returning to higher education.

The course objectives are to help you:

  • Discover library services and support
  • Identify, locate and evaluate resources and sources
  • Construct a search strategy using keywords related to the built environment
  • Use effective search techniques
  • Get personalised support.

Foundations of Academic Research (Moodle)