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Workshop Timetable and How to Attend

Dates, Times, and Venues for Wordscope

PLEASE NOTE: Wordscope is no longer taking registrations for this current semester. If you would like to be considered for a Workshop Group for next semester, please email Wordscope here and ask if you can be put on the Wordscope "to contact" list.

On this page you will find Registration information for the Wordscope workshops running during Semester 1 of academic year 2017-2018. Please read the information for each Workshop group carefully to ensure that you choose the one which best suits your timetable. YOU MUST USE YOUR SALFORD EMAIL ADDRESS TO COMMUNICATE WITH WORDSCOPE.

NOTE: WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR A WORKSHOP GROUP, YOU MUST NOT REGISTER WITH ANY OTHER GROUP. For example, if you register for Workshop Group 1, which runs on Monday at 10:00 a.m., you are registered for that group and for ALL of its TEN workshops. If you were then to register for Workshop Group 8, you would deny another student the opportunity to improve their academic writing skills. Thus, if you register for more than ONE group, you will be removed from BOTH groups. IF YOU REGISTER FOR MORE THAN ONE GROUP, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND WORDSCOPE UNTIL THE FOLLOWING SEMESTER.

When you have found a group which suits your timetable, press the red Click to Register button. You will then be taken to a registration page. PLEASE NOTE that you cannot register for any Workshop group when the Click to Register button is not red. When a group is FULL, whether or not it is indicated on the website, it will not accept any new registration.

Please record ALL of the date, time, and venue information in your Diary. It is important to do so because the workshop venue may change from week to week. Each workshop runs for 1.5 hours. There are TEN workshops in a Wordscope programme.

When you register for a group, you are making a commitment to attend ALL TEN of its workshops, though the Registration page will indicate that you have only signed up for one workshop. When you have completed Workshop One, the system will register you automatically for the next workshop.

If for some reason you find that you cannot attend your chosen Workshop group, please return immediately to the registration page and remove yourself from the Group. Workshop seats are in great demand, so if you remove yourself quickly, a student on the waiting list has an opportunity to join the group.

If you cannot for some reason attend one of the TEN workshops, you are strongly encouraged to make the effort to catch up with your group. You MUST also contact Wordscope as soon as possible to indicate that you wish to continue with the programme. You should also search the website for a group which has not as yet completed the workshop which you require. PLEASE NOTE that it does not matter if the group you need is marked as FULL. You DO NOT need to register for the group through the booking system and DO NOT need to email Wordscope to confirm your choice: simply go along to the group on the day and tell the tutor why you need to attend that workshop. Your attendance will be recorded.

Note: the web page is updated whenever it is necessary to alter a workshop's details, so it is always best to check dates and times before you plan to make up a missed workshop.

If you cannot find a group below which fits with your timetable, new groups are occasionally added during the semester, and new groups will be organised for the next semester. Please contact Wordscope at if you would like to be put on the "to contact" list for new workshops.

If you register for a workshop group and miss Workshop One and DO NOT CONTACT WORDSCOPE IMMEDIATELY to explain your absence, you will be removed from the group because students on the Workshop Waiting List must have the opportunity to join as quickly as possible. IF YOU MISS TWO WORKSHOPS IN A ROW AND DO NOT CONTACT WORDSCOPE, YOU WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE GROUP. Students who register for a group but never attend could be refused permission to join Wordscope in the future.

Any questions about Wordscope should be addressed to Do not telephone Wordscope, and please DO NOT contact Student Life or AskUS about any issues regarding Wordscope. The only place where you can receive help is Wordscope.

Workshop Group 1 MondayFull -- not registering
102/10/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
209/10/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
316/10/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
423/10/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
530/10/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
606/11/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
713/11/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
820/11/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
927/11/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
1004/12/1710:00-11:30Maxwell Building room 714B
Workshop Group 2 MondayFull -- not registering
102/10/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
209/10/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
316/10/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
423/10/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
530/10/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
606/11/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
713/11/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
820/11/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
927/11/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
1004/12/1712:00-13:30Maxwell Building room 819
Workshop Group 3 MondayFull -- not registering
109/10/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
216/10/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
323/10/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
430/10/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
506/11/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
613/11/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
720/11/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
827/11/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
904/12/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
1011/12/201718:00-19:30Maxwell Building room 822
Workshop Group 4 TuesdayFull -- not registering
103/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 160
210/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 302
317/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
424/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
531/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
607/11/1710:00-11:30Allerton Building room L607
714/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
821/11/1710:00-11:30Allerton Building room L218
928/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
1005/12/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
Workshop Group 5 TuesdayFull -- not registering
103/10/1711:00-12:30Newton Building room 236-237
210/10/1711:00-12:30Peel Building room 113
317/10/1711:00-12:30Maxwell Building room 819
424/10/1711:00-12:30Peel Building room 113
531/10/1711:00-12:30Peel Building room 113
607/11/1711:00-12:30Newton Building room 236-237
714/11/1711:00-12:30Peel Building room 113
821/11/1711:00-12:30Peel Building room G04
928/11/1711:00-12:30Maxwell Building room 819
1005/12/1711:00-12:30Maxwell Building room 819
Workshop Group 6 TuesdayFull -- not registering
126/09/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 256
203/10/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
310/10/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
417/10/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
524/10/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
631/10/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
707/11/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
814/11/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
921/11/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 175
1028/11/201713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 175
Workshop Group 7 TuesdayFull -- not registering
110/10/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
217/10/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
324/10/1714:00-15:30Newton Building room 241
431/10/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
507/11/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
614/11/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
721/11/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
828/11/1714:00-15:30Maxwell Building room 714B
905/12/1714:00-15:30Newton Building room 241
1012/12/1714:00-15:30Newton Building room 241
Workshop Group 8 TuesdayFull -- not registering
110/10/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 171-172
217/10/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
324/10/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
431/10/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
507/11/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
614/11/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
721/11/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
828/11/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
905/12/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
1012/12/1715:00-16:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
Workshop Group 9 WednesdayFull -- not registering
127/09/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
204/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
311/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
418/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
525/10/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 187
601/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 175
708/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 321
815/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 187
922/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 261
1029/11/1710:00-11:30Mary Seacole Building room 261
Workshop Group 10 WednesdayFull -- not registering
104/10/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
211/10/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
318/10/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
425/10/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
501/11/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
608/11/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
715/11/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
822/11/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
929/11/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
1006/12/1712:00-13:30Brian Blatchford Building PO36
Workshop Group 11 Wednesday

Group Cancelled. Ten people signed up and never attended!

Workshop Group 12  WednesdayFull -- not registering
111/10/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
218/10/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
325/10/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
401/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
508/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
615/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
722/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
829/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
906/12/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
1013/12/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 106
Workshop Group 13  ThursdayFull -- not registering
105/10/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
212/10/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
319/10/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
426/10/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
502/11/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
609/11/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
716/11/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
823/11/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
930/11/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
1007/12/179:30-11:00Maxwell Building room 714B
Workshop Group 14 ThursdayFull -- not registering
105/10/1711:00-12:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
212/10/1711:00-12:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
319/10/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 261
426/10/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 160
502/11/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 261
609/11/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 174
716/11/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 321
823/11/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room A213
930/11/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 262
1007/12/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 261
Workshop Group 15  ThursdayFull -- not registering
105/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 169-170
212/10/1713:00-14:30Allerton Building room L810
319/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 174
426/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
502/11/1713:00-14:30Allerton Building room L218
609/11/1713:00-14:30Allerton Building room C805
716/11/1713:00-14:30Allerton Building room L218
823/11/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 270
930/11/1713:00-14:30Allerton Building room L219
1007/12/1713:00-14:30Allerton Building room L218
Workshop Group 16 ThursdayFull --not registering
112/10/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
219/10/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 108
326/10/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room 108
402/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
509/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
616/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
723/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
830/11/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
907/12/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
10 14/12/1714:00-15:30Peel Building room LG04
Workshop Group 17 ThursdayFull -- not registering
128/09/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
205/10/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
319/10/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
426/10/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
502/11/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
609/11/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
716/11/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
823/11/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
930/11/1715:00-16:30Brian Blatchford Building room PO35
1007/12/1715:00-16:30Allerton Building room L218
Workshop Group 18 FridayNot Registering
106/10/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 2.19
213/10/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room Egg Suite
320/10/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 3.17
427/10/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 3.17
503/11/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 2.19
617/11/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 2.19
724/11/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room Egg Suite
801/12/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 2.19
908/12/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 3.02
1015/12/1710:00-11:30MediaCity Building room 2.19
Workshop Group 19 FridayFull -- not registering
106/10/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 273
213/10/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 273
320/10/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room A212
427/10/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room A212
503/11/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room A212
610/11/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room L710
717/11/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room A212
824/11/1711:00-12:30Allerton Building room A212
901/12/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 132
1008/12/1711:00-12:30Mary Seacole Building room 132
Workshop Group 20 FridayNot Registering
106/10/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
213/10/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
320/10/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
427/10/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
503/11/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
610/11/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
717/11/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
824/11/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
901/12/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room 2.36
1008/12/1712:00-13:30MediaCity Building room Egg Suite
Workshop Group 21 FridayFull -- not registering
106/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
213/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
320/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
427/10/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
503/11/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
610/11/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
717/11/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 146
824/11/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 329
901/12/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 329
1008/12/1713:00-14:30Mary Seacole Building room 329

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