The University of Newcastle, Australia

Academic English Workshops

10 Aug 2020 from 9:00am - 14 Oct 2020 until 10:30am
Every week on Monday, until 14 Oct 2020

Academic English Workshops

These weekly Academic English Workshops will cover important skill areas for Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

They are run weekly on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays - please see the full schedule below.

Register for an Academic English Workshop here

Workshops are run by the Academic Learning Support team.

Reading and Writing
Zoom meeting ID: 992 8549 3998
Mondays 9 – 10.30 amSubject
10 August Handling the question
17 August Skimming + scanning
24 August Reading effectively
31 August Reading critically
7 September Paragraphs
14 September Essays + Reports
21 September Case studies + bibliographies
12 October Editing
Speaking and Listening
Zoom meeting ID: 929 2600 3715
Tuesdays 9 – 10.30 amSubject
11 August Speaking + listening strategies
18 August Tutorials + seminars
25 August Tutorial + seminar practice
1 September Listening in lectures
8 September Presentations
15 September Confidence
22 September Vocabulary
13 October Pronunciation
Academic Grammar
Wednesdays 9 – 10.30 amInformation
Weekly from 12 August These workshops do not cover specific subjects, but are instead an opportunity go through your academic work each week and make it clear, logical, precise and readable.
When you register please send a piece of your assignment work (1-2 paragraphs, or maybe half a page) for discussion. Please do not submit current work. If possible, make it something from a previous course, or that you’ve already received a mark for.