Academic Writing is a two-module programme of study, suitable for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. The modules form part of the University Talent Development Centre Academic English Support provision. No degree credits are associated with these classes (but see Other Information below).
For more information on Academic English support classes, including how to enrol, visit the TDC Helpdesk in the Silberrad Student Centre or email
This module follows on from the autumn term Academic Writing Skills module (SK020), exploring further aspects of academic writing. It is suitable for all students eligible for Talent Development Centre In-sessional Academic Support provision, whether or not they have previously taken the autumn term course.
Skills covered include:
-summerising text
- paraphrasing techniques
- structuring an argumentative essay
- being critical.