Language workshops

Our Writing in English workshops are designed to help you gain control over challenging aspects of English so that you can write more accurately and communicate more clearly with your reader. Learning Advisers will answer your questions, give you the opportunity to practice what you are learning and highlight other language resources.

Who can come?

Undergraduate students, postgraduate students and doctoral candidates.

Workshop details

Writing in English workshops are offered during semester time only.

To view workshop times and locations and to book your place, click on a workshop title. 

Writing in English Description
Using the article system Learn how to make decisions in the correct use of the definite (the), indefinite (a/an) and zero articles.
Using active and passive voice Receive guidance and practice in using voice accurately and strategically in academic writing.
Using verb tenses Get advice about the use of tenses, particularly in regard to citation styles and tense choices.
Creating complex sentence structures Learn the techniques for expanding simple English sentences into more complex structures.
Editing and punctuation Become familiar with how sentences can be polished by avoiding errors in grammar, spelling and punctuation.