Research Communication application

Academic Communication for English as an Additional Language Graduate Researchers program

This 8-week program supports EAL research candidates working in the early stage of their thesis writing. It develops your written and spoken academic communication skills, focusing on:

  • writing clearly to communicate your research
  • sequencing information coherently and cohesively at the section, paragraph and sentence-level
  • using an authoritative writer's voice to respond to others' research and make strong knowledge claims for your own work
  • developing your ability to discuss your research in a variety of settings
  • speaking more confidently with peers, colleagues & supervisors
  • advancing your peer- and self-editing skills.

Numbers are limited so early applications are encouraged.

Please note: to join this program, you must:

  • be a PhD, Dr of Ed or M Phil candidate
  • be approaching or just past your confirmation (full-time) PhD candidature (or part-time equivalent) i.e. at the end of Year One or at the beginning of Year Two of your candidature
  • have completed some research-related writing
  • be committed to attending all sessions.

Time: 2 – 4pm

Dates: Monday 7th October - 25 November (8 weeks)

Venue: Old Arts, UoM

Applications close Wednesday, 25 September.

All fields in this form must be filled.

Thesis Confirmation Date