English for Academic Writing (Winter School - 2019)

Year 2019
Code 5691
Main Department Dipartimento di Sociologia e Diritto dell'Economia - SDE
Campus Forlì
Credits 4
Cost 470 €
Starting date Jan 07, 2020
Finishing date Jan 10, 2020
Application deadline Dec 16, 2019 (Expired)
Enrolment start and end Deadline for registration: 16th December 2019
Course overview
Writing in English is becoming more and more important both for studying at universities abroad and for pursuing an academic career, and international publications are generally considered to be more prestigious. This course is therefore designed for postgraduate students (Master's or PhD) and researchers who want to learn the conventions of academic writing in English in order to write better research articles.
Subject area
Sociology, Economics, Law
Learning outcomes
The participants will be able to: - plan, structure and write the content of a research article according to IMRAD (Introduction, Methodology, Results and Discussion); - write an abstract according to the conventions of academic writing; - construct cohesive and coherent paragraphs; - avoid typical mistakes in academic writing, and adhere to a given stylesheet.
Number of participants
Min. 20 - Max. 40
4 days
Admission qualifications
All types of second cycle degree/Two year Master - 120 ECTS (General policies and regulations D.M. 270) or Second cycle degree/Two year Master of the same subject area, (General policies and regulations DM 509/99 and previous degree programme system).
Academic director
Antonio Francesco Maturo
Place of teaching
Campus di Forlì
Study plan
  • English for academic purpose - L-LIN/12 - Andrew John Cresswel
  • Strategies for publishing and scientific writing - SPS/07 - Antonio Francesco Maturo
Compulsory attendance



Before making the payment, in case of doubts about the admission requirements, contact the place of teaching (marta.gibin2@unibo.it, 0039 333 9707311) because the fees paid cannot be refunded.