This course provides international students with an introduction to key aspects of academic writing in English. The course is primarily aimed at students whose first language is not English and who did not study on the summer EAP Pre-sessional programme.
The classes consist of tutor input, individual work and collaboration with other students in pairs or small groups. In each class students work through a series of tasks, and then write a short assignment related to their own discipline outside of class hours (typically 1 hour a week). The tutor will provide feedback on the writing tasks, including comments on style, the use of sources organisation and language accuracy. All materials are provided.
By the end of the course students should have a better understanding of:
There will be a maximum of 12 students in a class.
Wednesdays from 18 October 2017 14:10pm-16:00pm (6 weeks)
Fridays from 20 October 2017 14:10pm-16:00pm (6 weeks)
Paterson’s Land, Holyrood Road.
All international undergraduate or postgraduate students currently studying at Edinburgh University. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please complete and submit the following online form:
The application deadline is Friday 6 October 2017.