Academic Skills Centre

Writing Centre @ University of Bath

Drop-in session and Tutorial availability:
New times w/c 20 March 2017

Please note new drop-in times will be starting from Monday 20 March 2017:

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri - 11.15 am - 2.05 pm

Weds - 10.15 am - 1.05 pm

One-to-one tutorials will also be available to book in the Virgil Building. View online calendar for availability.

'Write Bites' workshops

Want to develop your academic writing?

For example, learn how to:

  • write an effective abstract
  • develop a written argument
  • integrate source material into your essays and reports.

Wednesday afternoons in semester time, 1.15pm-2.05pm in the Writing Centre (on the parade, 3 West 2.1)

No need to register; just drop in with your lunch

See you there!

Writing Centre

The Writing Centre offers support for students and staff on all aspects of writing.

We offer a free, confidential drop-in and tutorial service with a team of individual academic writing experts to provide advice on all aspects of academic writing, including:
  • planning and structuring writing in the context of your academic discipline
  • presenting a clear and cohesive argument based on critical evidence and analysis
  • contextualising citations and references
  • developing a fluent and expressive style appropriate to your academic discipline
  • developing your reflective and evaluative skills to enhance your writing
  • appropriate use of grammar, vocabulary and punctuation

You are welcome to seek advice from us through the following:

Email our Writing Centre Leader

Writing Research

The Writing Centre's own professional and research activity includes:

  • research into, and publication on, academic writing
  • participation at academic writing conference events and initiatives to provide a strong theoretical base, on which to ground our practice.