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University of Bath

Academic writing courses for undergraduate and postgraduate taught students

Find out about how our long courses can help you to develop your academic writing, when they run and how to apply.

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Develop your academic writing

Undergraduates

This course will help you to focus on your academic writing and improve it at a reasonable pace.

You will learn how to understand assignment tasks, plan and structure your written work, make your writing flow, use and reference sources accurately and write in an appropriate academic style.

You will have the opportunity to discuss and practise writing in the classroom with individual guidance on developing the academic writing skills you need for your assignments at an undergraduate level.

You will get tutor and peer support in these sessions and they will help you to understand your academic writing needs at university.

You can sign up for the next academic writing for undergraduates on 9 Dec 2019.

Enrol

Before signing up please make sure that the day and time do not clash with your academic timetable using your MyTimetable.

Postgraduates

This course will help you to focus on your academic writing and improve it at a reasonable pace.

You will learn how to understand assignment tasks, plan and structure your written work, make your writing flow, use and reference sources accurately and write in an appropriate academic style.

You will have the opportunity to discuss and practise writing in the classroom with individual guidance on developing the academic writing skills you need for your assignments at a postgraduate level.

You will get tutor and peer support in these sessions and they will help you to understand your academic writing needs at university.

You can sign up for the next academic writing for postgraduates on 9 Dec 2019.

Enrol

Before signing up please make sure that the day and time do not clash with your academic timetable using your MyTimetable.

To get help with with a specific area of academic writing, enrol for a one-off academic writing session.

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