The ability to write well is critical to success in your research degree and a ‘top 10’ skill sought by employers. Learning the strategies for good writing will help you write efficiently.  Knowing not only what to write, but how to write it for a particular audience, will help you communicate your research effectively.

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Academic writing course (8 weeks) [St Lucia]

5 April 2023 1:30pm
Register by submitting the application form. Course spans 8 weeks. Sessions run from 5 April to 24 May. Application closes on 12 March, 11.59 pm.

Structuring your writing [St Lucia]

14 April 2023 10:00am11:30am
This workshop explores planning and structuring research writing. (formerly called Planning to Write) Consider attending Refining Your Writing after attending this workshop.

Refining your writing [webinar]

26 April 2023 10:00am12:00pm
Learn to appraise and refine your own writing. (formerly called Writing to meet your readers' expectations as well as Cohesion, Linking, and Flow in your Writing). Consider attending Structuring Your Writing before attending this workshop.

Turbocharge your writing [online]

2 May 2023 9:00am24 July 2023 5:00pm
This program establishes good writing routines and habits by delivering content over a 12 week period from 2 May to 24 July. REGISTRATION CLOSES 25 April AT NOON.

Writing a literature review [St Lucia]

4 May 2023 2:30pm4:00pm
Learn how to critically read and note-take when writing your lit review. Examine the unique features of a literature review as a frame for your research.

Academic writing course (8 weeks) [St Lucia] TENTATIVE

8 August 2023 1:30pm26 September 2023 4:30pm

Structuring your writing [webinar]

13 October 2023 10:00am11:30am

Refining your writing [webinar]

27 October 2023 10:00am12:00pm

Introduction to systematic reviews [webinar]

27 March 2023 2:00pm3:30pm
This workshop covers systematic reviews that can be used in both qualitative and quantitative studies.