Academic Writing

3 OP

Kielet ja kulttuuri, Yamk,

Toteutuksen kieli: 
Toteutuksen kuvaus: 

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.

Työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus: 

Teaching methods: This group is fully online. There will be some compulsory online webinars to check progress.


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)

Muuta infoa: 

Internet, webcamera, headset

Opettaja(t): Kristiina Karjalainen

Ilmoittautuminen: 19.11.2018 - 16.12.2018
Ajankohta: 14.01.2019 - 19.04.2019