AES : The Language for Academic Writing

This course focuses on developing the core writing skills necessary to write in academic contexts. It consists of workshops focusing on structuring, summarising, integrating sources and using a more formal academic style.

Any student who would like to have a better understanding of the fundamental aspects of academic writing in English. Ideal for 1st Year BA students.

Every Tuesday
6th Feb 18 – 13th Mar 18
17.00 – 19.00
High Holborn

Session 1 6th Feb What makes good Academic Writing? Style, structure & tone.
Session 2 13th Feb Writing essays: Understand your title, introductions & engaging your reader
Session 3 20th Feb Writing essays: Being specific & concise in expression
Session 4 27th Feb Nouns, vocabulary and academic register
Session 5 6th March Writing essays:  Main body & developing/supporting your ideas
Session 6 13th March Writing essays: Concluding & referencing

Each session is  booked individually you can book a new session once you have attended your booked session

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Cancellations: If you need to cancel your place please do so by logging into SkillsForge and cancelling your booking 48 hours before the session so that another student can book the place.