XENX034 Intermediate Academic Writing Course (4 cr)
Centre for Multilingual Academic Communication
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024
The course focuses on activation and development of academic writing, use of online tools, familiarizing yourself with different types of academic texts, features of academic language, process writing, reporting and citing. The course teaches you how to effectively synthesize information from different sources while integrating your own voice.
Contact teaching and independent study. Compulsory attendance in class tutorials.
At the end of the course, students are expected to have developed their:
- academic writing skills in English,
- independent learning skills,
- process writing skills,
- skills of reporting and citing,
- skills in giving and receiving peer feedback on writing.
TARGET GROUP: Primarily intended for incoming short-term exchange students
PROFICIENCY LEVEL: at least B2 - upper intermediate
Description of prerequisites
Basic academic writing skills in English
Compulsory and active participation. Successful completion of core assignments. Final grading is based on the applicable grading scale for the course.
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Parts of the completion methods
Teaching (4 cr)
Participation in teaching
No published teaching