Gives students the opportunity to learn and practice a variety of skills necessary for writing in academia. In addition to writing essays, students will also practice other aspects of writing such as summarizing, paraphrasing, and quoting. The course will also focus on conventions of academic writing, for example topic development, political correctness, tone, and register. Current topics and articles from scholarly journals will provide ample material for students to engage with in practicing their writing skills.
Students from the second semester onwards: Please register by 30 September 2013 using the printed form you can find under "Weitere Links" (see top of the page).
Exchange students: Please register by 9 October 2013 via email [firstname.lastname@example.org]