English language workshops are themed, focusing on particular language skills that you will need to improve your writing and speaking in assignments.
There is no need to enrol or register! Attend as many of the sessions as you would like across the academic year.
Using the passive to provide supporting evidence
Using the passive to build an argument
What is a modal verb, and which ones are okay for academic writing?
Articles, and why we need them
Rhetorical devices in writing
Functional language for politely agreeing and disagreeing
Functional language to persuade your audience
Taking turns politely
Answering questions politely
Introducing yourself and building rapport
Concluding and handling questions
Workshops are 4-5.30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the academic year (excluding reflection weeks and vacation periods).
Tuesday: Kirkham Building, Room 112 | Thursday: Media Factory, Room 320