Starts: 18 Apr 2024
The Academic Skills course is designed to empower students with the essential skills and strategies needed to excel in their academic (higher education) pursuits. Through a dynamic blend of theory, practice, and interactive activities, students will develop their ability to critically engage with complex texts, effectively communicate ideas through writing, and navigate the intricacies of scholarly discourse. In today's information-rich world, the ability to critically analyse complex texts, synthesise ideas, and articulate thoughts cogently is of paramount importance. This course places a strong emphasis on enhancing students' reading comprehension skills. By engaging with a diverse range of texts, including academic articles, research papers, essays, and multimedia sources, students will learn to dissect arguments, identify main ideas, and evaluate evidence. Through interactive discussions and guided exercises, students will refine their ability to think critically and engage in meaningful discourse.