XEN0097 Basic Academic Writing for International Students (3 cr)
The focus of the course is on the activation and development of basic academic writing skills. Course content includes, e.g. the ways to improve your writing independently and the online tools available for this, the structure and types of paragraphs and academic texts, the features of academic language, the steps of the writing process, and how to cite sources.
Contact teaching and independent study. Compulsory attendance in class tutorials.
- basic academic writing skills in English,
- independent learning skills,
- process writing skills,
- skills in giving and receiving peer feedback on writing.
TARGET GROUP: Primarily intended for incoming short-term exchange students
PROFICIENCY LEVEL: B1-B2 (intermediate - upper intermediate)