Basics of Academic Writing

Datum/Zeit
Date(s) - 22/03/2017
13:00 - 16:00

Veranstaltungsort
Seminarraum 1.11

Kategorien


Contents:
This workshop is designed to help students improve their academic writing in English. It will cover everything from effective paragraphs and using transitions to academic register and word choice. Students will review key features of academic English and acquire a clear understanding of writing conventions. Focused tasks will allow participants to practice sentence building and paragraph composition, while increasing their academic and specialized vocabulary. Participants will gain tools they can use to write better academic papers in English. By the end of this workshop, participants will be better equipped to approach writing tasks at university, using language suitable to their particular genre and the academic community.

Competency Goals:
By the end of the workshop, students should be able to

  • practice academic writing skills necessary for successful written communication
  • develop an individual approach to academic writing tasks
  • learn techniques to more effectively organize information and improve flow

Target group:
Bachelor’s and master’s level students

Instructor:
Mary Waltie

 

Bookings

Die Angebote richten sich an Studierende der Universität Leipzig.

Bitte geben Sie Ihren vollständigen Namen und Ihre Studserv-E-Mailadresse an. Mitarbeiter*innen an der UL und Studierende anderer Unis, die an Kursen teilnehmen wollen, melden sich bitte per Mail bei uns. Bei "Kommentar" geben Sie bitte Ihren Studiengang und das Fachsemester an.
The workshops are intended for Leipzig University students.
Please enter your name (first and last) and Studserv email address. If you are a Leipzig University employee or student from another university, please contact us by email. In the comments section, please provide your degree program and subject semester.

Buchungen sind für diese Veranstaltung geschlossen.

Kontakt | Contact

Fachliche Leitung | Program director
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Olaf Bärenfänger | Sprachenzentrum (Language Center)

Goethestr. 2 | 04109 Leipzig
0341/9730270
academicenglish@uni-leipzig.de