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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.

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 8th October)
  • Week 2 Reading for Assessments (w/c 15th October)
  • Week 3 Academic Writing style (w/c 22nd October)
  • Week 4 Cohesion in Academic Writing (w/c 29th October)
  • Week 5 Using the Passive Voice (w/c 5th November)
  • Week 6 Effective Paraphrasing (w/c 12th November)
  • Week 7 Effective Paraphrasing (w/c 19th November)
  • Week 8 Critical Writing (w/c 26th November)
  • Week 9 Critical Writing (w/c 3rd December)
  • Week 10 Module Summary Session (w/c 10th December)

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Wednesdays 11am - 1pm

Wednesdays 2pm - 4pm

Thursdays 9am - 11am

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