Academic Writing

Improve your academic writing skills
Module information
Semester 1 or Semester 2
3 hours per week
Module leader:
Aaron Wise

Module names and codes

  • Academic Writing  EL1005

Module aims

Girl writing

  • Use conventions of academic writing in written work
  • Analyse the role of a range of rhetorical devices in academic writing (e.g., emphasis, persuasion)
  • Compare features of discourse in genres of academic writing (e.g., context and purpose of writing)
  • Receive individual feedback on performance in these areas

Who are these modules for?

  • These modules are open to all Erasmus and Study Abroad students for university credits.
  • Students are expected to have a level of English of: CEFR B2/C1


  • Coursework essay
  • Written test

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