PhD Intensive Course – Academic Writing for Doctoral Students

Learning outcomes
  • To use the types of knowledge and information management needed for thesis writing
  • To know how to report quantitative and qualitative research and how to use references and citation without plagiarism
  • To write clear, well-structured academic texts of some length, with a high degree of grammatical accuracy and in an appropriate style (articles, dissertations, etc.)
  • To apply the conventions, language and principles of academic writing in one’s own field
  • To demonstrate skills in synthesizing and evaluating research information
  • To understand intercultural differences in research writing
  • To edit one’s own and colleagues’ texts, providing constructive feedback and improving them stylistically and grammatically
This course is intended for PhD students only.
Level required from B2 (Description)
Module lasts 6 days
4 periods/day
Dates Week 1: Monday 14, Tuesday 15 and Thursday 17 January 2019
Week 2: Monday 21, Tuesday 22 and Thursday 24 January 2019
Registration period from 15 November to 14 December 2018
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