ELI 320 - Writing for Academic Purposes I
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: English Language Institute (ELI)
Department: LSA English Language Institute
Credits:
1
Credit Exclusions:
A maximum of four ELI credits may be counted toward a degree.
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course focuses on the skills needed for writing academic papers. The course provides instruction and practice in the writing of a range of texts for academic purposes (e.g., extended definitions, introductions, descriptions of processes, and data commentaries). Students become aware of text-types and styles related to particular disciplines and develop skills and strategies to produce cohesive and coherent academic writing. In-class activities include individual and small-group writing tasks. Short papers are assigned each week and students are expected to rewrite in response to editing comments. Individual conferences with the instructor may also be scheduled.

ELI 320 - Writing for Academic Purposes I
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
11639
Open
5
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (LEC)
P
17696
Open
7
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:30PM
003 (LEC)
P
11640
Open
3
 
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M 4:00PM - 5:30PM
004 (LEC)
P
11641
Open
9
 
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W 9:00AM - 10:30AM
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ISBN: 9780472034758
Academic writing for graduate students : essential tasks and skills, Author: John M. Swales & Christine B. Feak., Publisher: University of Michigan Press 3rd ed.
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