Academic writing

Academic Writing Courses in London

Going back to university or college and need a refresher on how to tackle an essay or start an assignment? Our academic writing courses take place at a variety of times and days, and are the perfect way to get a head-start or brush up your skills. All our writing courses are taught by practicing writers.

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  1. The essay - academic writing
    Evening, ONLINE
    Course start date:  Tue 11 Jan 2022 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Online

    A crash course in essay writing – beginnings, middles and ends. Suitable for students on A level and access courses or undergraduates.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £99.00 Concession £40.00
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  2. The art of the dissertation
    ONLINE, Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 29 Jan 2022 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Online

    Are you approaching your dissertation year at undergraduate level? In this workshop, you will receive expert guidance on how to structure and write your dissertation project to a high academic standard.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £28.00
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  3. Academic writing: first steps
    ONLINE, Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 12 Feb 2022 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Online

    Learn the basics of the academic approach to writing, including how to change your own style so that it fits this essential register for university students and researchers.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £28.00
  4. Advanced academic writing: year 3 undergraduate and beyond
    ONLINE, Weekend
    Course start date:  Sat 26 Feb 2022 (and 1 other date)

    Location on this date:  Online

    Explore the building blocks and strategies for good academic writing at postgraduate level. Ideal for those studying or contemplating academic writing beyond undergraduate studies.



    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £28.00

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