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Legendas: Inglês, Espanhol, Árabe
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Nível iniciante

Aprox. 25 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 hours/week...

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês, Espanhol, Árabe

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Semana
1
6 horas para concluir

Writing in English at University: An introduction

5 vídeos (Total 21 mín.), 15 leituras, 7 testes
5 videos
What is academic writing?2min
Interpreting the task7min
The writing process and process writing3min
Feedback and peer review5min
15 leituras
Course aims10min
Expected workload and working methods used within this course10min
Course structure10min
Course material10min
Teachers10min
Before you start10min
Further reading10min
Before you start10min
Further reading10min
Introduction10min
Reading assignment10min
Introduction10min
The review process10min
Finding the right words10min
Online self­-improvement exercises10min
6 exercícios práticos
What we mean when we talk about “academic writing”4min
Instruction words6min
The writing process4min
Pause and reflect6min
Peer review exercise - part 24min
Using dictionaries4min
Semana
2
4 horas para concluir

Structuring your text and conveying your argument

6 vídeos (Total 36 mín.), 16 leituras, 5 testes
6 videos
Research questions and thesis statement4min
Structuring a text around the three-part essay4min
Structuring information6min
Structuring paragraphs4min
IMRaD11min
16 leituras
Introduction10min
Further reading10min
Introduction10min
Thesis statement10min
Further reading10min
Introduction10min
Further reading10min
Choosing an appropriate structure10min
Structuring information in academic texts10min
Reflection exercise10min
Introduction10min
Introduction10min
Reflection exercise10min
Further reading10min
CARS: Creating a research space10min
Introduction10min
5 exercícios práticos
Argumentative writing4min
What makes a good thesis statement?4min
The three-part essay structure4min
Structuring paragraphs4min
IMRaD Structure10min
Semana
3
2 horas para concluir

Using sources in academic writing

4 vídeos (Total 22 mín.), 9 leituras, 4 testes
4 videos
Integrating sources: positioning and stance6min
Why references?5min
The parts of a reference7min
9 leituras
Reading in the information age10min
Further reading10min
Reflective task: Reading for writing10min
Other resources on reading10min
Secondary sources10min
Incorporate secondary sources10min
Reflective task10min
Academic integrity10min
Reference management software10min
4 exercícios práticos
Predatory reading2min
Reporting verbs4min
Plagiarism4min
Referencing2min
Semana
4
3 horas para concluir

The writer’s toolbox: Editing and proofreading

8 vídeos (Total 42 mín.), 9 leituras, 8 testes
8 videos
Global editing and revision6min
Editing for register and tone9min
Editing for style5min
First person pronouns and choosing between active and passive voice4min
Standard punctuation3min
Spelling and typos4min
Using a style sheet6min
9 leituras
Introduction10min
Common problems in argumentation and reasoning10min
Reflection exercise on global revision and editing10min
Knowing when to stop10min
Introduction10min
Further reading10min
Introduction10min
Reflective task10min
Online resources10min
8 exercícios práticos
Pause and reflect2min
Revising and editing4min
Global editing6min
Register and tone4min
Editing and proofreading8min
Pause and reflect2min
Active and passive voice4min
Exercise on punctuation16min
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Principais avaliações do Writing in English at University

por TPDec 24th 2018

This course shared a lot of useful suggestions for writing in English at University. It will be an essential lesson for anyone who prepare their next education development.

por ZOApr 23rd 2018

Excellent course for anyone who wants to learn or improve on proper academic writing. Especially useful if you're new to European and North-American Universities.

Instrutores

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Satu Manninen

Professor
Centre for Languages and Literature
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Ellen Turner

Senior Lecturer
Centre for Languages and Literature
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Cecilia Wadsö Lecaros

Associate Professor
Centre for Languages and Literature

Sobre Universidade de Lund

Lund University was founded in 1666 and has for a number of years been ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 47 700 students and 7 500 staff based in Lund, Sweden. Lund University unites tradition with a modern, dynamic, and highly international profile. With eight different faculties and numerous research centres and specialized institutes, Lund is the strongest research university in Sweden and one of Scandinavia's largest institutions for education and research. The university annually attracts a large number of international students and offers a wide range of courses and programmes taught in English. In addition, International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE) is part of the university and works to advance strategies for sustainable solutions through cutting edge interdisciplinary research, high-quality innovative education, and effective communication and strong partnerships. ...

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