Academic Writing Online Short Course

Writing is a skill, not a talent. It can be improved with practice.

Gain an understanding of, and the tools to, successfully write paragraphs, essays, assignments, proposals, or a mini dissertation and provide a strong academic argument.

  • What is academic writing?
  • Analysing the question.
  • How to write paragraphs.
  • Presenting an academic argument.
  • Relevance trees and the literature review.
  • Plagiarism and paraphrasing.
  • Referencing techniques.

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Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Gugu Duma
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Course Delivery Method: 

E-learning E-learning

Distance Distance

Course Duration: 

4 Weeks