English language skills workshops

9 Mar 2021 from 3:00pm - 30 Apr 2021 until 4:30pm
Every week on Tuesday, until 9 Mar 2021

Academic English Workshops

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

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

Register for a workshop here

Workshops are run by the Academic Learning Support team.

Reading & Writing

Tuesdays,  3 - 4.30 pmTopic
9 MarchSkimming + scanning
16 MarchReading critically
23 MarchReading for synthesis
30 MarchParagraphs
13 AprilEssays + reports
20 AprilCase studies + bibliographies
27 AprilEditing

Speaking and Listening

Wednesdays, 3 - 4.30 pmTopic
10 MarchTutorials and Seminars
17 MarchTutorial and Seminar practise
24 MarchListening in lectures
31 MarchPresentations
14 AprilConfidence
21 AprilVocabulary
28 AprilPronunciation

Academic Grammar

Thursdays, 3 - 4.30 pmTopic
11 March Conjunctions
18 March Articles
25 March Perfect verbs
1 April Conditionals
15 April Passive verbs
22 April Adjective clauses
29 April Cohesion
Location
  • Online via Zoom. Please see the registration page for link details.
Contact
  • Learning Support - learningsupport@newcastle.edu.au

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.