A series of free seminars on academic writing, study skills, using on-line learning resources, translation and translanguaging especially for students who are studying through the medium of Welsh or would like to study through the medium of Welsh in the future

 

Session

When? Where?

Know your degree

- Effective study skills

Prerecorded session

 

On-line

Essential aspects of academic practice

- Guideline to referencing

Prerecorded session

On-line

Reading, lectures and taking notes - dealing with material in both languages

5 October 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

Computer, websites, programs, apps and more: using Welsh in technical fields

12 October 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

Str ucture, order, editing and referencing: academic writing for essays

19 October 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

Customers, accounts, clients, patients, media...: using Welsh in vocational fields

26 October 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

Rap and rock to stand-up and Snapchat: Using Welsh in creative fields

2 November 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

Terms and help on the computer for writing in Welsh - Using Cysill, Cysgeir and on-line dictionaries

 9 November 2022, 13.00-14.00

0.28, Cledwyn

Using feedback to improve your marks

16 November 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

Revision and exam skills

21 November 2022, 13.00-14.00

Coleg Cymraeg Room (1.30), IBERS

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Learning outcomes: after completing the whole course students should be able to:

  • Identify the requirements of academic assignments
  • Use information presented in classes in academic assignments
  • Identify and use appropriate resources in English and Welsh in academic assignments, referencing appropriately.
  • Understand the nature of academic writing in Welsh and write clear and structured assignments.
  • Use different terminological resources
  • Use computer language tools to improve their own language.

These seminars are taught through the medium of Welsh.  They are aimed at undergraduate students but postgraduate students are also welcome to attend them.

Register by following this link and clicking on 'Register' on the left when you reach the module on Blackboard.

After registering, click on My Modules (Fy Modiwlau) to see this course listed under opt-in modules (Modiwlau dewisol). The materials from the sessions and on-line learning resources will be available in the section Deunyddiau Dysgu after the class.  You will receive a calender invitation for each session.

For further information, contact Dr Tamsin Davies, Academic Skills Tutor, on sgiliau@aber.ac.uk