SUCCESS IN READING ACADEMIC TEXTS

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Datum/Zeit
Date(s) - 21/10/2019
15:15 - 18:15

Veranstaltungsort
Seminarraum S 229, Seminargebäude Hauptcampus

Kategorien


CONTENT
In this first of a three-part series, students will have the opportunity to improve their academic skills in reading academic texts. the workshop is especially designed for students who want to develop new reading strategies and share their ideas with their peers. It will include strategies such as reading actively and critically, skimming for gist, scanning for details, and identifying main ideas. Various reading strategies will be reviewed and a variety of authentic texts will be analyzed. group tasks and peer review will also give participants the chance to learn from each other. By the end of this workshop, students will be able to approach their studies better equipped with new strategies for undertaking academic research in English.

TARGET GROUP
Bachelor’s and master’s students

COMPETENCY GOALS
Students will

  • improve their ability to effectively grasp and notate key messages in a
    text;
  • gain a deeper understanding of lexical patterns and stylistic features
    in English; and
  • know how to use reflective practice to improve their attention and
    reading comprehension.

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