XENX034 Intermediate Academic Writing Course (4 op)

Arvosteluasteikko
0-5
Opetuskieli/-kielet
englanti

Osaamistavoitteet

At the end of the course, student will 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.

Suoritustavat

One contact lesson (2 hrs) per week and approximately 20 hrs of independent study. Continuous teacher and peer feedback, and on-line interaction on written assignments in Moodle. Compulsory attendance in class tutorials.

Sisältö

The course focuses on activation and development of independent writing, use of online tools, structure and types of academic texts (term papers, summaries), features of academic language, practicing process writing, reporting and citing.

Lisätiedot

Elective course, blended course using the Moodle learning platform

TARGET GROUP: Primarily international students

Arviointiperusteet

Compulsory and active participation. Successful completion of core assignments. Final grading is based on the applicable grading scale for the course.

Esitietovaatimukset

Basic academic writing skills in English

PROFICIENCY LEVEL: at least B2 - upper intermediate