Mature Student Writing Week
The Access Service and the Learning Support Service will run an exclusive Writing Week for incoming first-year Mature Students in September 2017. This course will be an opportunity for Mature Students to refresh their academic writing skills before returning to college.
Below is the draft timetable for the course, which will be available to all incoming first-year year Mature Students. Students are highly recommended to attend, in order to be ready to hit the ground running when the academic term kicks off the following week. Incoming Mature Students will be sent communication regarding the event beforehand and must register to attend.
|Time||Mon 4th Sept||Tues 5th Sept||Wed 6th Sept|
|09.30||Registration, tea/coffee||Meet & Greet, Q&A||Meet & Greet, Q&A|
|10.00||Intro to learning at 3rd level||Wellbeing at college||Intros and conclusions|
|11.00||Intro to academic writing||Intro to the library system||Revising and editing|
|12.00||Assignment types and marking schemes||Library practical||Referencing|
|13.00||LUNCH||LUNCH||Student Union Lunch|
|14.00||Analyse the question and brainstorm||Assignment planning||Student Union Lunch|
|14.45||I.T. at college||Getting started - paragraphs||FINISH: Access Officer available|
|3.30||FINISH: Access Officer available||FINISH: Access Officer available||FINISH: Access Officer available|