Dr Emily Fitton

Senior Research Officer
School of Philosophy and Art History
Project Officer
School of Philosophy and Art History
Skills for Success Tutor (Academic Skills and English)
Academic Section - Skills for Success
Dr Emily Fitton



  • PhD Philosophy University of Essex, (2018)

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Transferable Skills in Life Sciences (BS143)

  • Skills for University Studies (CS711)

  • Legal Skills (LW105)

  • Assignment and Research Writing for Psychoanalytic Studies (PA130)

  • Preparing for University Psychology (PS116)

  • The Sociological Imagination (SC111)

  • Academic Writing Skills (Social Sciences) (SK024)

  • Academic Writing Skills (Science and Health) (SK028)

  • Academic Speaking Skills (Discussions and presentations) (SK035)

  • Exam Preparation and Writing Skills (SK042)

  • Academic Skills for Essex Business School (SK183)

  • Academic Reading Skills (SK335)

  • Advanced Management of Diabetes (HS643)

  • Academic Speaking Skills (Pronunciation and Speaking Strategies) (SK037)

  • MA Dissertation (GV993)

  • MRES Dissertation (GV995)


Journal articles (1)

Gurbai, S., Fitton, E. and Martin, W., (2020). Insight under Scrutiny in the Court of Protection: A Case Law Survey. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 11, 560329-



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