SK038-7-FY-CO:
PhD Language Support

The details
2019/20
Student Development
Colchester Campus
Full Year
Postgraduate: Level 7
Current
Thursday 03 October 2019
Friday 26 June 2020
0
03 September 2019

 

Requisites for this module
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Key module for

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Module description

This module forms part of the University Skills for Success Academic English Support provision. No degree credits are associated with this module. For more information on Academic English support classes, including how to enrol, email skills@essex.ac.uk

Classes are open only to PhD students registered full-time at the University of Essex. In the Autumn term, these sessions will focus on guided discussion activities, allowing you to discuss your research with students from a wide range of fields. Classes in the Spring term focus on research writing skills including issues such as layout, achieving clarity and formality, and appropriate source referencing.

Module aims

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Module learning outcomes

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Module information

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Learning and teaching methods

A two-hour class per week. Students are also recommended to make use of the 1:1 academic advising service which is based at the Talent Development Helpdesk on the ground floor of the Silberrad Student Centre. The TDC team can support upskilling and development in the areas of Academic Skills, English Language and Maths/Statistics through free 1:1 or small-group sessions which can be booked at the Helpdesk.

Bibliography

This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.

Overall assessment

Coursework Exam
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Reassessment

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Module supervisor and teaching staff
Mr Maurice Abbott, email: mdabbott@essex.ac.uk.
Maurice Abbott
skills@essex.ac.uk

 

Availability
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External examiner

No external examiner information available for this module.
Resources
Available via Moodle
Of 44 hours, 44 (100%) hours available to students:
0 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).

 

Further information
Student Development

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