Date(s) - 23/02/2023 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thesis Writing Workshop with Professor Rowena Murray (online)
This is a practical workshop, with writing activities. Topics covered include writing to prompts, analysing academic writing, strategies for generating text, outlining, social writing, making time to write, constructing a ‘contribution’ argument, writing a thesis summary and building a repertoire of strategies for thesis writing (also relevant for journal article writing).
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Rowena Murray graduated with MA (Hons) from Glasgow University and PhD (with Distinction) from Pennsylvania State University and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. She is Professor of Education, Director of Research, in the School of Education at the University of the West of Scotland and Adjunct Professor at Swinburne University, Melbourne. Her teaching and research focus on academic writing, the subject of her journal articles and books, including How to Write a Thesis, Writing for Academic Journals and The Handbook of Academic Writing (co-authored with Sarah Moore). Her research has been funded by Nuffield Foundation and British Academy.