Course code ValoP195
Faculty Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of seminars and practical work hours Number of student independent work hours
2 3 32 32 48
E-courses ValoP195: Written English in Education Research I
Course annotation

The aim of the course is to give students an opportunity to consolidate and deepen the knowledge and skills in the written English language to prepare for academic and research work writing.
The course objectives are to develop students' skills in various text writing, summary writing, report writing; to provide information on the register, punctuation and text organizers.
Students develop their skills to write a coherent text, using appropriate conjunctions and punctuation. Students learn to organize their thoughts and writings effectively in accordance with the norms of academic writing.
Results
The aim of the course is to give students an opportunity to consolidate and deepen the knowledge and skills in the written English language to prepare for academic and research work writing.
The course objectives are to develop students' skills in various text writing, summary writing, report writing; to provide information on the register, punctuation and text organizers.
Students develop their skills to write a coherent text, using appropriate conjunctions and punctuation. Students learn to organize their thoughts and writings effectively in accordance with the norms of academic writing.
Course plan
1. Audience and purpose of academic and research writing. P 2
2. Style and register. Degree of formality. P 2
3. Coherence and cohesion. P 4
4. Text organizers and punctuation in academic writing. P 6
5. Paragraph writing. P 2
6. Research-related correspondence. P 6
7. Summary writing. P 4
8. Research Paper writing. P 6




Requirements for obtaining credit points
2 tests – 20%
6 writing assignments – 60%
Written examination – 20%
Study programmes Basic Education Teacher of English
Teacher of the English Language