Summer Short Courses

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

Short Course 1

Grammar for Research Writing (‎4 Classes) ‎

Date: Mondays & Thursdays 2, 5, 9 & 12 December 2019
Time: 12 - 2pm
Venue: TBA‎

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. There will be five classes on different topics.


Short Course 2

Developing Fundamental Research Writing Skills (4 Classes)

Date: Mondays & Thursdays 20, 23, 27 & 30 January 2020
Time: 12-2pm
Venue: TBA‎

This course is designed to help engineering HDR 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.