School of Education
Centre for English Language Education

Writing Successful Academic Study

This module is suitable for all new undergraduate students.

About the module

This course will give students the opportunity to learn and refine the academic skills they will require in their academic discipline in order to more effectively engage in the learning processes and enhance their learning experience. The course will encourage research and critical reading skills, and train vital writing and oral presentation skills with a view to the production of a purposeful research project. For instance, you will develop skills to

  • research and structure an essay
  • construct an argument and support it with appropriately cited evidence
  • develop and make good use of your own academic ‘voice’
  • work with academic integrity
  • use appropriate academic language and style

You will receive constructive feedback on the work you produce for this course.

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School of Education
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Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham NG8 1BB