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English Academic and Report Writing

English Academic and Report Writing Self-Learn Support via Blackboard

 


 


IMPROVE YOUR ACADEMIC WRITING-THIS IS A NON-CREDIT COURSE,SUITED TO ALL CIT STUDENTS WHICH AIMS TO SUPPORT STUDENTS WITH THEIR ENGLISH ACADEMIC AND REPORT WRITING. IDEAL FOR SELF-STUDY; APPROX. 30 HOURS OF STUDY. SUITABLE FOR IRISH OR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS.
This course teaches you the key features of academic writing for third level. On completion of this course you will learn the following:

 

Formality - avoiding a casual style
Complexity - avoiding a simplistic style
Bibliographies - writing a list of sources
Referencing - putting quotes in
Punctuation - using commas, apostrophes etc.
Grammar - learning about key terms
Introductions - structuring an introduction
Body - topic sentences, paraphrasing etc.
Conclusions - structuring a conclusion
Revision - practicing what you have learnt


HOW DO I ACCESS ALC ENGLISH ACADEMIC AND REPORT WRITING? PLEASE FOLLOW THE FOLLOWING STEPS TO ACCESS THIS COURSE:
Self-enrolment for ALC English Academic and Report Writing

  1. Log into Blackboard Learn.                                                                                                                                                 

  2. Then click on the Courses tab button at the top of the screen. Go to Course Search and type ALC English in the box.

  3. Once you've found the course, click on the action link button next to the course and click on Enrol. This should take you to the Self Enrolment page.

  4. Your Access Code is alcenglish (lower case, no spaces).

  5. After you've finished click Submit. You should now see a message that says your enrolment was successful.