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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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ENGP8 Communication Skills in English 5 ECTS
Organised by
DP in English Language, Literature and Translation
Preceding studies
Compulsory prerequisite: ENGP3 subunit Introduction to Academic Writing.
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Keywords

Strategic themes: Internationalisation, Responsible conduct of research

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course unit, the student will be able to present and refine questions suitable for academic discussion and write about these questions from an academic point of view. The student will also have a thorough understanding of the most important methods of scientific writing, such as giving and receiving constructive feedback, citing references in an academic manner, integrating sources into their own writing, and thorough editing of their texts.

Contents

The student will be able to apply the skills they have learnt in the course unit Introduction to Academic Writing to their independent writing projects. The student will consider different perspectives, develop their own thinking and formulate scientific arguments, produce draft texts, read the texts of other students, edit their own texts, and write an academic essay as the final project of the course unit.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Academic Writing II  Participation in course work  3 ECTS
In English
Speaking Practice  Participation in course work  2 ECTS
In English

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences