Introductory Technical Writing University of Tsukuba
In this course students will develop skills for effective academic writing. Topics will include (1) writing in an appropriate academic style, (2) sentence and paragraph structure, (3) making a text ‘flow’ (cohesion), (4) writing definitions, and (5) describing processes. Students will learn how to produce a number of key text types including extended definitions and problem-solution texts. There will be a strong focus on vocabulary development using the Academic Word List. Outside class, each week, students will complete self-study vocabulary, grammar exercises and short writing tasks. Students will receive personalized feedback on assessed writing tasks.
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Online Course Requirement
Exchange students on SIE programs only * Class size is limited to 50 students. This class is the same contents as 0AL0000 and 0AL0012.
Lecture is conducted in English.
* To enroll, please sign up on TWINS and come to the first class. During the first two weeks, priority will be given to students from Systems and Information Engineering. During this time, students from other graduate schools can register and attend. However, this does not guarantee enrollment. After week 2, if there is space, students from other graduate schools can enroll.
Site for Inquiry
Please inquire about the courses at the address below.
Link to the syllabus provided by the university