Townsville SKIP Schedule

Series 1 2018

Venue: Room 17-151

TopicDate and Time
The elements of great academic writing.  Writing literature reviews. Introductions and conclusions.Friday 6 April
10:00 - 13:00
Confirmation of candidature:  research proposal and seminarFriday 13 April
*13:00 - 16:00
Critical ThinkingFriday 20 April
10:00 – 13:00
Technical and stylistic correctness:  grammar, punctuation, concision and concreteness.Friday 27 April
10:00 – 13:00
Writing for Journals WorkshopFriday 4 May
10:00 – 13:00
SKIP student conference:  practice confirmation seminars in discipline groups, with structured feedbackFriday 11 May
10:00 – 13:00
SKIP consolidation workshop.  Revision, refinement, redrafting, style and self-editing.  Compulsory for candidates who have English as an Additional Language, optional for native English speakers.Friday 18 May
10:00 – 15:00

*Please note that on Friday 13 April the session will start at 13:00

Series 2 2018

Venue: Room 17-151

TopicDate and Time
The elements of great academic writing.  Writing literature reviews. Introductions and conclusions.Friday 21 September
10:00 – 13:00
Confirmation of candidature:  research proposal and seminarFriday 28 September
10:00 – 13:00
Critical ThinkingFriday 5 October
10:00 – 13:00
Technical and stylistic correctness:  grammar, punctuation, concision and concreteness.Friday 12 October
10:00 – 13:00
Writing for Journals WorkshopFriday 19 October
10:00 – 13:00
SKIP student conference:  practice confirmation seminars in discipline groups, with structured feedbackFriday 26 October
10:00 – 13:00
SKIP consolidation workshop.  Revision, refinement, redrafting, style and self-editing.  Compulsory for candidates who have English as an Additional Language, optional for native English speakers.

Friday 2 November
10:00 – 15:00

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