The course provides students with skills in specific writing skills in various writing styles and genre. Written communication practices and theories as observed and studied in personal and professional contexts will be explored.
Exercises will be given to improve students’ ability to gather information and analyse it, to integrate ideas about communication and to express those ideas clearly and cogently in writing.
Group practical work will emphasise the elements of planning and logical structuring of an argument, developing a discussion which requires careful questions related to texts, writing an essay from plan; analysing books/texts dealing with similar subjects from different points of view; stylistic features of a sample of a variety of the use of English. And the demonstration of how to use periodicals and other reference books to obtain specific information.
Objective of the course:
- To provide and equip students in specific writing skills in various writing styles and genres.