School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

WRIT-251 – Academic Writing in English as a Second Language

Points:20Prerequisites:WRIT 151 or 60 pts from Part A of the BA Schedule
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Linguistics & Applied LanguageRestrictions:None

The course aims to help non-English speaking background students develop an awareness of effective writing in academic contexts. It does this by presenting stages of the writing process and the skills relevant to each stage, by presenting and practising strategies for successful completion of university essays. 100% internal assessment.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $818.00     international $3,650.00

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Trimester 2 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
17019^(L1) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Tue1510 - 1700Old Kirk [Kelburn]524Stuart Webb
14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Thu1510 - 1600Old Kirk [Kelburn]524
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Tue1510 - 1700Old Kirk [Kelburn]524
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Thu1510 - 1600Old Kirk [Kelburn]524
17023^(L3) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Tue1510 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]107Stuart Webb
14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Thu1510 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]107
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Tue1510 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]107
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Thu1510 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]107
19732^(L4) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Tue1510 - 170024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]202Stuart Webb
14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Thu1510 - 160024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]202
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Tue1510 - 170024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]202
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Thu1510 - 160024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]202
  ^ indicates limited entry courses.

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.