Reading Academic Texts: Addressing Challenges Second Language Readers Face

Reading Academic Texts: Addressing Challenges Second Language Readers Face

Learning Enhancement & Academic Development Service
Date: Thursday 25 February 2021
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Venue: Online via Zoom
Category: Academic events
Speaker: Carole Macdiarmid
Website: www.glasgow.ac.uk/leads/events

This session will consider approaches to helping students using English as a second language deal with reading complex academic texts. We will outline the challenges academic reading pose, strategies that can facilitate more effective reading, and provide practical examples of approaches we have embedded on PGT courses in English for Academic Study.

This session is open to staff of the University of Glasgow. For the avoidance of doubt as to eligibility, it would be helpful if you could please register using your staff email address.

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