We offer you the perfect preparation and support throughout your studies at the HU!

  • You can find all information about each workshop and the registration link below
  • The sessions will take place in person or online
  • One day before the workshop you will receive the information for participation

                           We are looking forward to seeing you!


Academic Writing


All about academic writing
2022-11-22     2 - 6 pm    online Registration

Learn about academic text types, structures and characteristics, writing conventions and coherent language use. The webinar will be enriched with examples to more easily grasp the theory. Another focus of the course are types of referencing, how to quote correctly and what plagiarism really is. At the end of the course, no open questions should remain. Extra material for home use will be provided. At the end of the webinar, you should feel empowered to analyse and write an academic text.


Academic writing in practice
2022-11-25     2 - 7 pm    in person Registration

Learn about how to achieve better readability by expressing yourself concisely and clearly. Specific topics will be text structure (IMRaD; body paragraphs) and wording, including first-sentence strategies and titles. You will also learn how to convey the aim of an abstract. Individual and group exercises as well as answering your questions are part of the course. At the end of the webinar, obstacles about structuring and starting your writing should have vanished.


Writer's block
2023-01-30     10 am - 2 pm        online Registration

Timing, fear, perfectionism – reasons for a writer's block are manifold. Get started and learn strategies how to overcome the block in your head. Practical exercises are included.


Lectures, speeches, presentations


All about presentations
2022-11-07     2 - 6 pm    online Registration

Learn how to prepare a presentation with or without slides, orchestrate voice, control body language, quote media used in your presentation and fight anxiety. At the end of the course, you should feel empowered to prepare and give a presentation.


Presentations in practice
2022-11-18     2 - 7 pm    in person Registration

Learn how to present the most important things in five or ten minutes and to design slides with an understandable meaning. Learn how to coordinate your presentation with your speech and body language. You will prepare and give a five-minute presentation; give and receive constructive feedback after the talk; deal with questions and criticism; fight anxiety. You can bring your own topic if you like.



Dr. Merlinda Dalipi

E-Mail: hu.go.study@hu-berlin.de

Tel. + 49 30 2093-46 736

Abteilung Internationales
Unter den Linden 6
Room 2260
10099 Berlin