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AL 102 Academic Literacies 3 Credits
The Academic Literacies course aims to expand the communicative, critical thinking and academic skills of students required for success at undergraduate level. In addition to oral presentations, discussions and the facilitations of seminars, students will develop the research and writing skills needed to construct sound, evidence-based arguments. Throughout the course emphasis is placed on the need to analyze and critically approach a variety of texts such as academic articles, media resources and short fiction. Students participate in formal sessions as well as intensive, personalized tutorials with instructors and peer groups utilising the latest information technology. Successful completion of this course equips students with the skills needed for sustained academic achievement as proficient and autonomous English Language communicators.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Academic Literacies 3

Prerequisite: __
Corequisite: __
ECTS Credit: 5 ECTS / 5 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements: