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Thu 14 Sep 2017
09:30 - 16:00

Venue: Greenwich House, Edmonton Room

Provided by: PPD Personal and Professional Development


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Minute Taking

Thu 14 Sep 2017


Minute taking is not about speed writing but about recognising what is important and understanding the needs of the meeting participants. This course will show you how to compile concise meeting notes.

The course is for anyone who is required to take factual records of departmental/faculty meetings and distribute action points afterwards. It does not cover the additional skills required to take minutes at University committee meetings.

Target audience

University staff

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Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 14 Sep 2017   09:30 - 16:00 09:30 - 16:00 Greenwich House, Edmonton Room map Sue Foakes
  • to understand the purpose of minutes
  • to understand the duties and responsibilities of Chair and minute taker
  • to explore methods and practice of note taking
  • to review writing styles and language
  • to recognise the difference between a good and not so good set of minutes

One full day session


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