Skills Lab

Academic Writing: Academic Tone

INFORMATION

Course prices

This workshop is free of charge for all students of the University of Twente

Group size

Maximum 15 participants

Trainer

Molly Waite, m.e.waite@utwente.nl

FOR WHOM?

Any student who is interested in learning how to achieve an academic tone in their writing.

RESULT

In this workshop, you will learn how to achieve an academic tone in your writing. The workshop will cover the differences between formal and informal writing, including how to identify and avoid language that is too informal to be used in academic writing. You will also learn new ways for building your academic vocabulary.

CONTENT

Academic tone; academic English; formal and informal writing; vocabulary; colloquialisms; contractions; personal pronouns; sentence construction; active and passive voice

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

This workshop consists of one evening session of three hours, 18:00 - 21:00.

SIGNING UP FOR THIS COURSE

The sign up for this course will be available again from the 15th of September.

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