Short Courses

These short courses aim to help engineering graduate research students develop and enhance their ‎research writing skills‎.

Developing Fundamental Research Writing Skills (4 Classes)

Date: Tuesdays 3, 10, 17 & 24 March
Time: 1 - 2pm
Location: Online/Zoom

This course is designed to help engineering graduate research students develop their ‎research writing skills‎. Participants will learn the fundamental concepts that underpin research writing. They will also be guided to enhance cohesion and coherence of their writing through class exercises and writing tasks.

Repeat sessions

Date: Tuesdays 12, 19, 26 May & 2 June
Time: 1 - 2pm
Location: Online/Zoom


Grammar for Research Writing (4 Classes)

Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays 16, 18, 23 & 25 June
Time: 1 - 2:15pm
Location: Zoom

The course will focus on a few key areas of English grammar that graduate students need to master in order to express themselves clearly and accurately in research writing.

Repeat session

Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10, 12, 17 & 19 November
Time: 1 - 2:15pm
Mode: Zoom

Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays 19, 21, 26 & 28 January 2021
Time: 1 - 2:15pm
Mode: Zoom