Academic Writing

Free academic writing class for all registered students with the Department of Lifelong

Learning to assist you in improving your writing skills in completing assignments, essays and projects.

Topics Covered:

  • Planning to Write

    • Making sense of the assignment brief

    • Planning your writing using mind maps

    • Time management

  • Writing Better Sentences and Paragraphs

    • Paragraph structure

    • Organisation of text

  • Paraphrasing and Citations

    • Avoiding plagiarism

    • Using reporting verbs

    • Combining sources in a text