Kielet ja kulttuuri, Yamk,
Teaching methods: This group is fully online. There will be some compulsory online webinars to check progress.
Internet, webcamera, headset
Outcomes: Students are able to identify the characteristics of academic writing, to demonstrate their proficiency in applying academic writing conventions, both generic and discipline-specific, to their writing, to demonstrate their ability to critical thinking and analysis, to demonstrate ability in collaborative situations,
to produce a 6-page academic paper in pairs or in groups of three.
Contents: general principles of AW (purpose and audience, referencing and citing; attitude, strength, and outline; writing as a process), structure of academic writing (IMRaD), CARS model of introductions, AW style and grammar
organization, flow and cohesion, data commentary, practice.
0 – 5 (5 – Outstanding; 4 – Excellent, with very few errors; 3 – Good, with some errors; 2 – Satisfactory; 1 – Pass, i.e. meets the minimum requirement; 0 = Fail)