Academic Writing Made Easy

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English
16 h
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  • 8 Sequences
  • Intermediate Level

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Syllabus

The MOOC “Academic Writing Made Easy” covers the following topics to help you improve your writing:

Week 1 Rhetorical Preferences: Meeting the expectations of your target group

Week 2 Genre: Differentiating between types of scholarly texts

The Writing Process: Overcoming writer's block

Week 3 Cohesion: Making your ideas flow logically

Week 4 Sentences: Writing reader-friendly sentences

Week 5 Credibility: Convincing your peers to accept and believe what you write

Week 6 Punctuation: Polishing your text

Putting it all together: Overcoming the last hurdles

Prerequisite

Upper-intermediate to advanced knowledge of English.

Instructors

Dr. Heidi Minning
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Jeremiah Hendren
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Dr. Stephen Starck
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Dr. Aparna Bhar
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Susan O’Byrne
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Rose Jacobs
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Ruth Shannon
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Elizabeth Hamzi-Schmidt
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Tina Schrier
Lecturer
Technische Universität München

Sviatoslav Tugeev
Teaching Assistant
Technische Universität München

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Technische Universität München

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