Writing Head Start
Takes place from the 10th to 14th September 2018.
Student Learning and the DCU Mature Student Officer together provide an annual Writing Head Start course for incoming first-year mature students. This week-long 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 2018/19. Incoming mature students will be sent communication regarding the event beforehand and must register to attend.
Any queries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|10.00||Intro to learning at third level||STEP 3: Research. Intro to the library.||Writing time||Writing time||Writing time & feedback|
|11.00||Intro to academic writing||Library training/resilience workshop||STEP 5: Writing first draft||Conclusions||Google suite talk|
|12.00||STEP 1: Analyse||Resilience workshop/library training||Writing time||Writing time||Light lunch|
Mature Student Society
|14.00||STEP 2: Brainstorm||STEP 4: Assignment planning||Writing time||STEP 6: Revising & editing|
|14.45||Writing time||Intro to I.T. @ DCU||Introductions||STEP 7: References|
|15.30||Mature officer available||Mature officer available||Mature officer available||Mature officer available|