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University Language Centre

Postgraduate training

Postgraduate training in effective writing

The University Language Centre runs training workshops in writing for postgraduate students through the various Faculty training offices. Areas covered in these sessions typically include:

  • Insights into the writing process
  • Understanding academic style and conventions
  • Achieving greater clarity and flow in writing
  • Language structure and thesis editing
  • Developing an awareness of rhetorical and phraseological patterns
  • Working towards the first year report

The precise content, as well as the length and the number, of the workshops varies according to Faculty requirements.

There is a charge for this type of provision.


Staff wishing to discuss training requirements in academic writing for their postgraduate students should email the insessional team in the first instance: