Academic Skills Workshops

2021 Fall GLA Academic Skills Workshop

The aim of this course is to develop students’ knowledge and understanding of Academic English skills. The course is designed to provide students with a foundation in the key academic skills required for undergraduate level study.

Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:00pm via Zoom on the following dates
Oct 13 - Reading skills: effective strategies for academic reading
Oct 20 - Writing skills 1: essay structure, introductory paragraphs, and the development of an appropriate academic style
Oct 27 - Writing skills 2: writing body paragraphs and concluding paragraphs
Nov 10 - Writing skills 3: editing an essay and using the APA referencing system
Nov 17 - Presentation skills: presenting effectively
Nov 24 - Discussion skills: dos and don’ts, 5 steps to full involvement

No prior registration is reguired. All GLA students are welcome!