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Writing for Success: Academic Strategies and Skills

Writing for Success: Academic Strategies and Skills In-Person

 🎓 Unlock the Power of Academic Writing! Join Our Workshop! 📝

Are you new to academic writing? Are you feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of writing at this level? Are you returning to university after a hiatus and need to brush up on your writing skills? Look no further! These specialised workshops are designed specifically for students who are new to academic writing or returning after an extended break.

🔍 What You'll Gain:

  • Foundational Skills: Learn the basics of academic writing from the ground up.
  • Confidence Boost: Gain the confidence to tackle writing assignments with ease.
  • Effective Strategies: Discover practical techniques for structuring assignments, such as essays and reports.
  • Community Connection: Network with fellow students on a similar journey, fostering a supportive learning environment.

📅 Workshop Details:

These workshops will run every two weeks, starting on Tuesday 27 February 2024 at 1 pm. 

What will be covered:

🖋️ 27 February 2024 - Introduction to Academic Writing

This workshop will Lay the foundation for effective academic writing by understanding its purpose, audience, and key principles.

📝 12 March 2024 -  How to Structure Your Assignment

Master the art of structuring your assignment to enhance clarity, coherence, and logical flow, ensuring your ideas are presented effectively.

✍️ 9 April 2024 - Paraphrasing

Hone your paraphrasing skills to avoid plagiarism while effectively integrating the ideas of others into your writing, maintaining academic integrity.

🔍 23 April 2024 - Integrating Source Material (Harvard Referencing)

Learn the ins and outs of incorporating source material into your work ethically and accurately using the Harvard referencing system

💡 7 May 2024 -  Critical Thinking

Unleash the power of critical thinking to analyse, evaluate, and synthesise information, enabling you to produce insightful and original academic work.

🔍 21 May 2024 - Integrating Source Material (Harvard Referencing)

Learn the ins and outs of incorporating source material into your work ethically and accurately using the Harvard referencing system

Why Join Us?

  • Expert Instruction: Led by experienced educators passionate about helping students succeed.
  • Accessible Learning: Suitable for students of all backgrounds and levels of experience.
  • Practical Application: Gain hands-on experience through interactive exercises and real-world examples.
  • Empowerment: Equip yourself with the tools you need to thrive in your academic journey.

Don't let academic writing intimidate you any longer. Take the first step towards mastering this essential skill and pave the way for your academic success!

We look forward to welcoming you to our workshop!

Date:
Tuesday, May 7th, 2024 Show more dates
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
Location:
02: Group Study Room 2
Audience:
  English as an Additional Language students (EAL)     International Students     PGTs     UGs  
Categories:
  My Academic Development  

Registration is required. There are 15 seats available.