Academic Writing Skills - Excellent Proofreading and Writing
Whether you’re a student, teacher, or businessperson, academic writing skills are necessary in today’s world. Essays, reports, presentations and research papers are just some examples of documents written in the academic style. Academic writing, when used appropriately, presents a polished and professional image.
How to Improve Academic English Writing Skills
Our academic writing skills workshops help you understand the expectations of Victoria's staff. They will also give you useful writing strategies. They are held in the Student Learning Seminar Room, Level 0, Kirk Building, Kelburn.
Planning is an important academic writing skill. It’s used to order your writing, so that your essay is easy to understand. You need to plan the order of the points in your writing so that they’ll make sense to the reader.
The Academic Writing Centre provides a free service to all DIT students (undergraduate and postgraduate) who seek support to enhance and develop their academic writing skills. There are 14 Lessons designed to help students improve their academic writing skills by reviewing information and completing quizzes and short writing tasks. These lessons can be completed by students in their own time and pace and students can choose which lessons to attempt.