Book Title: ACADEMIC WRITING SKILLS by Patricia Williamson -The University of Queensland
Book Description: This book is by by Patricia Williamson, which is a cloned version of Academic Writing Basics by Megan Robertson, published using Pressbooks by Kwantlen Polytechnic University under a CC BY-NC-SA (Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike) license. It may differ from the original.
Designed specifically for UQ College Academic English Tertiary Preparation Program students, this Pressbook offers interactive activities and strategies for developing and refining academic writing skills. Learners are introduced to the writing basics, such as parts of speech, sentence and paragraph structure, right through to writing, editing , and refining their own essay. Students will have the opportunity to review key parts of the writing process from interpreting their assignment instructions, organizing their ideas, drafting their writing, and revising their work before final submission. In addition, students will learn key oral presentation skills for both group and individual class presentations. Also, it offers students the opportunity to develop as critical thinkers and write sound and valid academic arguments. The contents are supported by in-class practice and while it has been designed as an integral part of the TPP Academic English syllabus, it will enhance the writing skills of anyone new to academic writing.
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