University of Bath

Academic writing toolkit for doctoral students

Programme of workshops to develop your academic writing skills during your doctorate

2018/19 workshop programme

The doctoral thesis

Structure of a doctoral thesis
11 October | 14:15 - 15:45

Writing a literature review

Writing a literature review: structure and approach
16 October | 13:15 - 14:45

Writing a literature review: organising your reading
18 October | 14:15 - 15:45

Writing your thesis

Writing your thesis: Using viva questions to guide your writing
25 October | 14:15 - 15:45

Writing your thesis: The Introduction
1 November | 14:15 - 15:45

Writing your thesis: Methods and Results
8 November | 14:15 - 15:45

Writing your thesis: Discussion and Conclusions
15 November | 14:15 - 15:45

Thesis essentials

Thesis essentials: Paragraph construction
22 November | 14:15 - 15:45

Thesis essentials: Writing accurately
27 November | 13:15 - 14:45

Thesis essentials: Writing concisely
29 November | 14:15 - 15:45

Completing your thesis

Completing your thesis: The Abstract
6 December| 14:15 - 15:45

Completing your thesis: Revising, proof reading and editing
11 December | 13:15 - 14:45