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Thesis Boost Online

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The UT Skills Lab and the UT Writing Centre are now offering an online Thesis Boost! The goal of Thesis Boost is to help you work on your thesis in a supportive environment. Whether you need help with your thesis or just want to join a supportive community of student writers, this course is for you. Sign up below!

CONTENT

Thesis Boost is an intensive course for BSc and MSc students who are currently writing a thesis. You will spend at least four hours per day writing. The rest of the programme includes short lessons on thesis writing, tips on how to deal with common writing problems, useful language resources, and multiple opportunities to receive one-on-one help from a UT Writing Centre tutor.

Keywords: thesis writing, common problems, practical tips, the writing process, planning, pre-writing, drafting, editing, self-care, feedback on writing, digital resources

PROGRAMME

 Tuesday 28, Wednesday 29, Thursday 30 July 2020


09:30 - 10:30

Group Work
-        exercises and discussions in small groups
-        opportunities to set daily goals

10:30 - 12:30

Individual Writing
-        time to work on your thesis
-        opportunities to meet with a writing tutor

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 - 15:30

Individual Writing
-        time to work on your thesis
-        opportunities to meet with a  writing tutor

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:00

Group Work      
-        exercises and discussions in small groups
-        opportunities to review daily goals

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

This course consists of three days from 09.30-17.00 hrs. There are multiple breaks each day. You will be expected to prepare approximately one hour of homework before each day.

COURSE OVERVIEW

  • Course code

    TB-2007

  • Programme is for

    BSc and MSc students who are working on their thesis.

  • Date

    28, 29 and 30 July

  • Time

    09:30 - 17:00

  • Location

    Canvas Conferences

  • Course fee

    UT bachelor and master’s students: €25 (NON-REFUNDABLE administration fee).

  • Maximum participants

    15 participants

  • Trainers

    Stef Allum (s.g.allum@utwente.nl) Molly Waite (m.e.waite@utwente.nl)

FURTHER INFORMATIon

Contact the UT Language Centre at utlc@utwente.nl for more information about Thesis Boost.

Did you know that you can get free individual help with your writing? Visit the UT Writing Centre website or email writingcentre@utwente.nl for more information.

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