Writing Skills for International Graduate Students Workshop

What do Queen’s professors look for in graduate-level written assignments? How can you learn to write critically and clearly? How do you edit a lengthy research paper? This seminar, led by professional writing staff, aims to assist graduate students from all disciplines in the development of writing skills.

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Critical Reading for Writing Essays Workshop

Finding and reading sources is a vital part of essay writing in any subject. But how can you do this effectively? How do you gather, compare and evaluate material? How do you turn your ideas into an essay outline and draft? We’ll take you through the process step-by-step in this class.

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Improve Your Essay Writing Workshop

Writing essays is tough! We’ll take you step-by-step through a process that will both develop and highlight your academic and critical thinking, and help you to express complex ideas in clear writing.

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Exam Prep: Short Answer and Essay

Learn how to prepare for tests that include short answer and essay questions, and find out what your instructions are looking for when marking this type of exam.

This workshop also includes information on writing the exam itself, as well.

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Editing Your Paper Like a Pro

Editing is a crucial stage of any writing process that improves unreadable, confused or overly complex writing. In this workshop, you’ll learn about simple but effective editing methods to help your assignment reach its full potential.

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Midterm Prep: Short Answer and Essay Exams

Learn how to prepare for tests that include short answer and essay questions, and find out what your instructors are looking for when marking this type of exam. This workshop also includes information on writing the exam itself.

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