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Critical Reading 10-week course

Find out about how our long course can help you to improve the skills needed to find, evaluate and analyse the texts you will read for your studies.

  • 12 Feb 2020, 2.15pm to 29 Apr 2020, 3.45pm GMT
  • Claverton Down Campus, University of Bath
  • This event is free
Student skim reading a book in the Library
Develop your academic reading

The course is for:

  • all undergraduate and postgraduate students who use English as a first or second language.

This 10-week course will help you manage your reading list, improve your note-taking and develop the strategies and skills essential to successful academic reading.

You will understand how to take helpful notes from your reading, and explore different note-taking methods. You will develop strategies to make reading academic texts more efficient.

You will learn to evaluate the validity of writers' arguments and will develop techniques to improve your critical approach to academic texts.

You will have lots of opportunities to discuss texts and get support from your teacher and peers.

This course will take place on Wednesdays in weeks 20-27 and 30-31.

Credits and Learning Outcomes

You can find out more about learning outcomes in the Programme and Unit Catalogue.

Credits are only available for erasumus+, exchange or visiting students.

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This course take place on the University of Bath Claverton Down campus.

Claverton Down Campus University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

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