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Postgraduate Taught / Masters

Learning English for Academic Purposes (LEAP) UG and PGT is for undergraduate (Bachelors) students and Postgraduate Taught / Masters Students. It is designed to support English language development through the use of academic language and style in assignments and dissertations. We provide sessions in Academic Reading and Writing and Academic Presentations.

Academic Reading and Writing

This module is designed to give support with sourcing materials, referencing and planning assignments, together with academic writing skills, including grammar, academic vocabulary and how to organise this information for an assessment.

  • Week 1 Module Introductory Session (w/c 28th January)
  • Week 2 Reading for Assessments (w/c 4th February)
  • Week 3 Academic Writing style (w/c 22nd 11th February)
  • Week 4 Cohesion in Academic Writing (w/c 18th February)
  • Week 5 Using the Passive Voice (w/c 25th February)
  • Week 6 Effective Paraphrasing (w/c 4th March)
  • Week 7 Effective Paraphrasing (w/c 11th March)
  • Week 8 Critical Writing (w/c 18th March)
  • Week 9 Critical Writing (w/c 25th March)
  • Week 10 Module Summary Session (w/c 1st April)

To book on, please follow the relevant link below:

Tuesdays 11am - 1pm

https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/ugpgt111jan

Tuesdays 2pm - 4pm

https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/ugpgttues24jan

Wednesdays 11am - 1pm

https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/ugpgtweds111

Wednesdays 2pm - 4pm

https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/ugpgtweds24jan

Academic Presentations

This module is designed to give support with preparing for academic presentations, covering how to create effective presentation slides, what is an effective presentation style and how to structure your academic presentation.

Academic Presentations is a 5 week module commencing in January and will be repeated in March.

January

  • Week 1 Effective Presentation Styles and Structures (w/c 28th January)
  • Week 2 Effective Slides (w/c 4th February)
  • Week 3 Student Presentations (w/c 22nd 11th February)
  • Week 4 Student Presentations (w/c 18th February)
  • Week 5 Student Presentations (w/c 25th February)

March

  • Week 1 Effective Presentation Styles and Structures (w/c 4th March)
  • Week 2 Effective Slides (w/c 11th March)
  • Week 3 Student Presentations (w/c 22nd 18th March)
  • Week 4 Student Presentations (w/c 25th March)
  • Week 5 Student Presentations (w/c 1st April)

To book on, please follow the relevant link below:

Tuesdays 2pm - 4pm

January: https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/academicpresentations

March: https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/academicpresentations2

Thursdays 9am - 11am

January: https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/academicpresentationsthurs111

March: https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/academicpresentations2911

Thursdays 2pm - 4pm

January: https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/academicpresentationsthurs24

March: https://salford.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/academicpresentationsthurs224