ACADEMIC ENGLISH

First cycle degree in PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: FIONA CLARE DALZIEL

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 5


Syllabus
Prerequisites: None
Examination methods: Final written exam or continuous assessment (for attenders) of academic writing.
Course unit contents: Basics of academic writing: structuring the discourse; argumentation; cohesion; coherence; register; academic lexis; grammatical accuracy; authorship and identity; hedging.
Genres: short reports and argumentative essays.