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Mon 21 Jan, Mon 28 Jan, Mon 4 Feb 2019
12:30 - 13:30

Venue: Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room

Provided by: Engineering Language Unit


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English: Writing for Engineers (Postdocs)
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Mon 21 Jan, Mon 28 Jan, Mon 4 Feb 2019

Description

This writing course supports postdocs in Engineering. The focus is on aspects of writing that help to meet Cambridge standards and reviewer expectations: structure, logical flow, the effective development of ideas, accuracy and critical analysis.

The course focuses on common errors and problem areas in writing up papers, plus an assessment of your personal areas for improvement

  • The course consists of 3 workshops plus a schedule of individual supervisions at the end of the course.
  • NB. Please read ATTENDANCE section below before signing up for this course.
Target audience
  • Postdocs from the Department of Engineering ONLY
  • No other students, members of staff or visiting scholars are eligible for this course. If you are not eligible, please do not sign up, as your name will be deleted from the list without further notice. Instead, please email Nicola Cavaleri (nch23@cam.ac.uk) to enquire about possible special arrangements.
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available
Prerequisites
  • Postdoc students from the Department of Engineering ONLY
Sessions

Number of sessions: 3

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 21 Jan   12:30 - 13:30 12:30 - 13:30 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Nicola Cavaleri
2 Mon 28 Jan   12:30 - 13:30 12:30 - 13:30 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Nicola Cavaleri
3 Mon 4 Feb   12:30 - 13:30 12:30 - 13:30 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Nicola Cavaleri
Format

Class work and participation

ATTENDANCE

If you sign up but cannot attend a workshop, your can remove your name from the list in advance. However, if your name appears on the register and you do not attend the workshop or provide a reason for not attending, your name may be removed from subsequent attendance lists without notice to make space for those on waiting lists.

Duration

3 sessions of two hours plus an end of term individual supervision

Theme
English

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