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KKENMP3 Scientific Writing - Module A - Writing Clinic 3 ECTS
Periods
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Language and communication studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
English
Language Centre
Level B2-C2

Learning outcomes

Module A - Writing Clinic:

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to
• identify and refine those areas in the mechanics of writing they need to improve, especially points of grammar and punctuation
• increase the flow of their text from paragraph to section level by using appropriate cohesive devices
• employ a formal academic style
• express their own voice in their writing
• express a topic for research in a concise and clear fashion
• structure a research proposal

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired

Teachers

Susan Gamache, Teacher responsible
Robert Hollingsworth, Teacher responsible
Robert.Hollingsworth[ät]uta.fi
Christine Horton, Teacher responsible
Christine.Horton[ät]uta.fi

Teaching

19-Oct-2015 – 15-Dec-2015
Group work 20 hours
Group 1/ Gamache / SIS
Mon 19-Oct-2015 - 30-Nov-2015 weekly at 14.00-15.30, PinniB4115
Group 2 / Gamache / SIS
Wed 21-Oct-2015 - 2-Dec-2015 weekly at 10.00-11.30, PinniB4115
Group 3 / Gamache / SIS
Thu 22-Oct-2015 - 3-Dec-2015 weekly at 12.30-14, PinnB3111
Exceptions:
29-Oct-2015 at 12.30 –14 , PinniA3107
Group 4/Hollingsworth/YKY/ esp. Global and Transnational Studies
Mon 26-Oct-2015 - 7-Dec-2015 weekly at 10-12, PinniB ML40
Group 5/Hollingsworth/YKY/ esp. Mediation and Conflict Research & Quantitative Social Research
Fri 30-Oct-2015 - 11-Dec-2015 weekly at 10-12, Kielistudio PinniB4125
Group 6 / Horton / CMT & EDU
Tue 20-Oct-2015 - 15-Dec-2015 weekly at 8.00-10.00, Päätalo A05
Group 7 / Horton / HES & BMT
Tue 20-Oct-2015 - 1-Dec-2015 weekly at 11-13, Auditorium / T-building (Kauppi)
Independent work 61 hours

Evaluation

Pass/fail.

Evaluation criteria

  • Active participation
  • Satisfactory completion of all group evaluation tasks
  • A clearly written and well-structured research proposal (minimum B2 level) following accepted academic conventions

 

Study materials

Will be distributed by the teacher and/or through Moodle.