This course aims to develop the academic skills of students specializing in the humanities, and assist them in furthering their participation in research with an international audience. It will focus on reading, writing and discussion/ presentation in English.
The goal of this course is to familiarize humanities-focused students with different genres of academic texts and to develop their abilities to express themselves to international audiences, both in writing and in speech.
Simply put, by the end of the course students should be better able to participate in English-language research activities.
Students will develop their analytical skills and their understanding of how to organize research findings effectively.
Course Schedule and Evaluation
The course involves weekly reading and writing assignments as well as student presentations.
Evaluation is based on class Participation: 15%, exercises: 20%, essay 1: 20% and essay 2: 25%, and final presentation: 20%.