Developing Writing Skills

Organizational unit: Centre for Transferable Skills
Course type: Online course

This course for non-native speakers provides students of all disciplines with the skills required to develop their academic writing in English. It is suitable for those who have to complete English assignments in any discipline.

You will learn practical, transferable strategies – such as planning, structuring, vocabulary building,  and choosing the right tense and register –  by actively participating in group and individual tasks in class and in your own time. Course work also integrates self- and peer evaluation in order to achieve structured pieces of writing with a clear message.


– 06.05 – 07.05 

13.05 – 14.05 /  9:00 – 17:00 

Format: Intensive online seminar

Form of examination: Written essay

Language: English

Course coordinators: Kate Knittel

Student Level: All Levels

Number of Places: 2

Number of ECTS: 36

Prerequisites and registration procedures (i.e. language, fee, registration dates)

– There are no prerequisites

Duration, Application Deadline and How to apply

Duration: 06.05 – 07.05, 13.05 – 14.05 /  9:00 – 17:00 

Application Deadline: 11.04. 2022

If there are places still available, applications will be accepted up to 7 days before the start of the course (29.04)

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