The Embedding Academic Literacy into First Year Units of Study Guide was developed by the Learning and Teaching Centre to support staff in embedding essential academic skills into units of study. Topics include:
academic genre, tone, modality, assessment questions and plagiarism
reading critically to evaluate information
thesis statements and meta-argument
cohesion - linking, building and proving points
reflective thinking and reflective writing
If you would like information on professional development for staff in using this resource, please contact the Learning and Teaching Centre.