This course should be of interest to Moldovan students planning to study abroad, especially in English-speaking programs.
The course aims to prepare students for the demands of English-language academic writing while considering the specific needs of non-native English speakers. Course goals include increasing students’ academic vocabulary, improving their grammatical accuracy, and increasing their understanding of common academic writing formats. The course will cover basic techniques for organizing paragraphs and essays, strategies for constructing arguments, and how to avoid plagiarism. Students will gain experience and confidence through short reading and writing tasks as well as longer writing assignments.