The module focuses on producing academic texts. Students learn how to use different modes of writing, including description, discussion, cause and effect, explanation and argumentation. They learn how to plan, write and edit an academic essay, using a process approach. Specific attention is paid to engaging with other authors, and referencing appropriately. The module also pays attention to formatting academic work and representing verbal information visually. Additional support is provided through practical tasks and discussions.
Afrikaans Home Language 50% or English Home Language 50% OR English 1st Add Language 60%
Admission to the relevant programme.
2 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Period of presentation
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