New resources developed for the Summer Term
Warwick’s central, online Academic Writing resource for all students.
An introduction to Academic Writing including structure, style and referencing.
An introduction to the principles of Critical Writing
A guide to the essential features of academic writing at pre-induction stage.
Virtual office hours
Unsure, lost, confused, curious, pressured…or anything else during this virtual Summer term: every Wednesday 1-3pm you may contact the Programme live via MS Teams with any questions you may have. Please use the Chat function to contact Dr Mihai Balanescu directly.
As undergraduates your main form of examination is via written assignments, mostly essays and exam scripts. It is, therefore, essential to develop a good level of academic writing ability so that the content of your piece is coherent, fluent and clear.UNDERGRADUATES
Masters academic writing is the first step into research writing. Your writing should be able to demonstrate not only your ability to analyse and critically engage with material and develop complex arguments, but also aspects of originality.MASTERS
The standard of academic writing is most advanced at postgraduate research level. We offer The Academic Writing Series, thesis writing groups and writing consultations which cover in detail all aspects of research and doctoral thesis writing.RESEARCHERS
Essentials of Academic Writing specifically for dyslexic students
This is the first Warwick course developed, in collaboration with Wellbeing Support Services, specifically for dyslexic students.
This comprises a range of courses specifically designed for Science and Engineering students. The programme will run throughout the Autumn term in several departments.
The open fora are open talks / debates /discussions, based on a Q & A model inviting students to attend freely and ask any questions on the day’s topic.