Past Event details

Academic Writing Skills

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

This session will introduce a practical strategy that can help academic writers start and develop a writing project.  

Writing to prompts - in several forms - is a strategy described in two books, Writing for Academic Journals and How to Write a Thesis.  
At this workshop participants will be asked to try this strategy, discuss it and reflect on its potential uses in their own writings.
 
Rowena Murray worked in the Centre for Academic Practice at Strathclyde University for 15 years and is now Professor in Education, University of the West of Scotland. She supervises PhDs and runs workshops, courses and consultancies on academic writing. 
 
Her research has been funded by the British Academy and Nuffield Foundation. She publishes books and articles on academic writing, including How to Write a Thesis and Writing for Academic Journals

Network: Professional Development Programme
Date(s): Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Times: 11:00 - 15:00
Location: SRHE, 73 Collier St, London N1 9BE
This event has expired
Worldwise news
Senior Professional Leaders in Higher Education: the role of prestige
22nd May, King's College
CHES: Meet the Editors
25.04.18
Enhance, Engage, Enrich: New teaching and learning practices
25.05.18
Unravelling Assessment and Feedback Literacy Symposium
18 June, Univ. of Surrey
Assessment and Feedback in Higher Education: A Research Symposium
Wed 16 May 2018
Call for Submissions: Teaching in Higher Education
09.05.18
Theories and theoretical concepts in the higher education research process
Call for papers: 15th Apr
Student being and becoming in the future university
Deadline May 1st 2018
25th Forum for Access and Continuing Education Annual Conference 2018
4-6th July 2018
Call for papers: Higher Education Research & Development
31.03.18
The 13th annual conference of the German Society for Research in Higher Edu
12th-13th April 2018.
SRHE membership benefits:
Engagement with
the global higher education research community…