Sustainable Development

Module Overview
Module Title English for Academic Purposes II (EAPII)
Module Code U1001 Module Type Taught Module
School School of Agriculture, Food and the Environment
Module Leader Dr. Emilda Josephine
Location IAU Uzbekistan Semester Semester 1/2 (RAU)
FHEQ Level Level 4 Credits 15 credits
QAA Subject Benchmark Statement No relevant statement

Module Description

This module is designed to improve students’ overall proficiency and confidence in developing academic skills: academic writing; reading; listening and speaking.  There is particular emphasis on increasing subject-specific vocabulary and language-use.  Building on EAP I, there will be greater emphasis on academic argument, introducing and analysing different points of view. Academic writing:

Development of planning and structure.  Introducing and developing argument.  Appropriate use of style.  Re-enforcing learning from EAP I.  Avoiding plagiarism.  Intellectual Property.