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INU6174 - Critical Writing Skills for Undergraduat

TITLE: Critical Writing Skills for Undergraduates in Media, Communication & Cultural Studies - INU6174


  • Course duration: 8 weeks
  • Course dates: Week commencing 2nd October to week commencing 27th November, 2023
  • University weeks: 5 to 9 and 11 to 13
  • Sessions per week: 1
  • Length of session: 2 hours


This module provides an introduction to academic writing in Humanities and Social Science. It looks at features of academic writing and using sources in the context of essay writing. The materials have been written to help students to gain greater understanding of academic writing style as a core running through a number of academic essays.

You can access the Course Outline here.

What do I need to do to register for this course?

First-year undergraduates on the Degree Programmes listed below will be automatically registered on this course.

  • P303 BA (Hons) Film & Media
  • P313 BA (Hons) Film Practices
  • P500 BA (Hons) Journalism, Media & Culture
  • PQL0 BA (Hons) Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

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