At a glance

Advanced Academic Writing is a short course (18 hours) designed to support PhD candidates’ writing skills. Places are strictly limited. Please see the course flyer at the bottom of this page for details on how to apply.

Start dates


Course length

3 weeks

Hours per week

6 hours per week (Thursday from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm/ Friday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm)

Levels available

Advanced (CEFR C1) or higher

Course fees

$270 (2021)

Skills Focus

Academic Writing

Suitable For

PhD or Masters students needing to refine their academic writing

What you will learn

  • Global content of the course will be included to support overall advanced academic writing, e.g. textual coherence and cohesion, expressing meaning in precise, nuanced ways, and differing writing styles, including critical writing, argumentative and persuasive writing etc.
  • Individualised content will be included to provide targeted support for individual course participants based on needs analysis.


IELTS 6.0 or higher.


This course is not assessed. Formative feedback will be provided throughout.