Skills Lab

Connecting Ideas in Academic Texts

INFORMATION

Course prices

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

Group size

Minimum 8 and maximum 15 participants

Trainer

Hetty Bennink (TCP LanguageCentre)

FOR WHOM?

All students who want learn more about the techniques good writers use to structure texts.

RESULT

In this workshop, you are going to discover how good writers write texts that are clear and easy to read, even though the content may be difficult. You will be training your ability to recognise their strategies so that you can start applying them in your own writing too. You will look at a variety of strategies, such as the use of linguistic and rhetorical devices, but also structural devices, and you will practise using these in the workshop.

CONTENT

Text structure; signalling/linking devices; reading & writing skills; practical exercises; English

Method

In this workshop, activities involve pair work, teacher-student interaction, and individual reading tasks.

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

This training takes three hours.

Further Information
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  • March 2017
    • Wed 22 March1 option(s)

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