Mature Students Writing Week
Takes place from the 4th to 8th September 2017
Student Learning runs an annual writing week for incoming first-year mature students. This course is an opportunity for mature students to refresh their academic writing skills before returning to university.
Below is the timetable for the academic year 2017/18. Incoming mature students will be sent communication regarding the event beforehand and must register to attend. Register here.
Any queries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|10.00||Introductory talk||Analyse the question||Student Learning; Online Research; Library; Referencing||Critical thinking||Writing the conclusion|
|11.00||Intro to learning at third level||Brainstorm your ideas||Online research; Student Learning; Referencing; Library||Critical thinking exercises||Revising and editing|
|12.00||Intro to academic writing||Intro to the library||Assignment planning||What's in the introduction?||Recap, feedback|
|12.45||LUNCH||LUNCH||LUNCH||LUNCH||Google suite talk|
|14.00||Assignment types, marking, questions, concerns||Library; Referencing; Student Learning; Online Research||What’s in a paragraph?||Writing the introduction||Light lunch|
|14.45||I.T. at DCU||Referencing; Library; Online Research; Student Learning||Writing Time first paragraph||What's in the conclusion?||Mature Student Society|
|15.30||Mature officer available, digital ambassadors||Mature officer available, digital ambassadors||Mature officer available, digital ambassadors||Mature officer available, digital ambassadors|