In-Sessional English

INU6134 - Writing for Mechanical Engineering stude

Writing for Mechanical Engineering (Part A) - INU6134


  • Course duration: 10 weeks
  • Course dates: Week commencing 3rd October to week commencing 12th December, 2022 (excluding week commencing 7th November)
  • University weeks: 5 to 9 and 11 to 15
  • Sessions per week: 1
  • Length of session: 2 hours


This module provides an introduction to academic writing in English for Mechanical Engineers. It takes a discourse analysis approach to deconstructing texts to identify underlying structures and then focuses on key rhetorical functions such as describing Change & Development or Cause & Effect. Most sessions have an integral academic vocabulary section. The materials were written to help students with more accurate and coherent construction of sentences and paragraphs.

What do I need to do to register for these sessions?

Post-Graduate students on the Degree Programmes listed below will be automatically registered on this course.

  • 5204F – MSc in Biomedical Engineering
  • 5120F – MSc in Mechanical Engineering

You will receive an email at the start of the semester with the time and place of your lessons.