• Length:
    8 Weeks
  • Effort:
    3–4 hours per week
  • Price:

    FREE
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  • Institution
  • Subject:
  • Level:
    Introductory
  • Language:
    English
  • Video Transcript:
    English
  • Course Type:
    Self-paced on your time

About this course

Skip About this course

It is an essential ability for academic researchers to master the academic skills and join in academic communications. This course encourages you to read, write and share your ideas while studying English for academic purposes.

The course is divided into 8 research topics, involving life sciences, art, society, engineering, psychology, economics, management, and architecture.

In this course, there are:

academic words and analysis of texts

learning strategies

seminars on academic reading and writing

mini-conferences on academic topics

simulation of academic reports

techniques for academic writing

This course will help you improve the academic English skills. Besides, with students from different disciplines sharing their insights on the research, we hope to get you prepared to join in seminars and mini-conferences. Come and join us on this journey of academic English!

What you'll learn

Skip What you'll learn

Learn academic words in different disciplines

Read and share academic papers

Write and publish academic papers

Meet your instructors

Fang Yang
Associate Professor, Foreign Languages and Literatures
Tsinghua University

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