Academic Writing Skills
This information is for the 2013/14 session.
Mr Christopher New CMK.C520
For students from the departments of Geography & Environment, International Development and Philosophy, Logic & Scientific Method who speak English as a foreign language and require support when giving presentations, taking part in seminars, reading academic texts or understanding academic lectures.
The course aims to develop the ability to write more effectively for academic purposes. By the end of the course, students will: (a) be familiar with the conventions of academic writing (b) have improved the accuracy, clarity and coherence of their written English (c) have practised clear organisation of texts and appropriate paragraphing (d) have extended their range of lexical expression (e) be able to evaluate their own writing (f) be able to write more fluently and confidently.
8 hours of classes in the MT. 8 hours of classes in the LT.
Department: Language Studies
Total students 2012/13: 137
Average class size 2012/13: 21