Academic Communication

Faculteit Campus Fryslân
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode CFB010A05
Vaknaam Academic Communication
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a

Uitgebreide vaknaam Academic Communication
Leerdoelen Upon the successful completion of this course students are able to:
- Write a university-level term paper with literature review and proper referencing
- Articulate a coherent written and verbal argument
- Critically analyse academic texts
- Perform a replicable literature review using relevant, scholarly sources;
- Give a structured academic presentation, which outlines the state-of-the-art in a contemporary topic related to the SDGs ;
- Give and receive detailed peer-review
Omschrijving In this course, students learn to develop strategies for finding and analysing relevant academic literature and presenting these findings in an academic manner, both written and verbal. Students learn to recognise and discuss patterns of reasoning and express complex ideas in academic work through argument structure and persuasive reasoning. Learning to provide peer feedback and self-reflection on performance are also part of the programme, next to essential study skills such as online library use, referencing requirements and avoiding plagiarism. Throughout the course, students will apply these skills in written and verbal assignments, the content of which is related to the SDGs. This course supports and enhances students’ academic performance in every other course of the GRL bachelor.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm seminar
Toetsvorm Essay, Participation, Peer review, Presentation, Reflection paper
Vaksoort bachelor
Docent(en) T.S. van der Voort, PhD. , T. van Zutphen, PhD.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Critical thinking for psychology M. Forshaw 9781405191173
Entreevoorwaarden Admission to the Bachelor’s degree programme of Global Responsibility & Leadership.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership  (Groep B) 1 semester I a verplicht
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership  (Groep A) 1 semester I a verplicht