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Academic Writing Workshops and Individual Academic Writing Consultation


1. Academic Writing Workshops 


The Academic Writing Workshop series under LEAP (Academic Learning Enhancement) is designed to assist you in preparing your academic work during your postgraduate studies. There are three sessions (Section A, Section B and Section C) with the same content and you can simply enroll on one that fits your schedule.  Each workshop has two sessions (total learning hours: 4).




Lecture 1

Academic Writing and Plagiarism - Types of Academic Writing, Citation Styles, Source Evaluation, Turnitin etc.

Lecture 2

Researching and Writing at Postgraduate Level - Design, Structure, Language, Style etc. of Postgraduate Academic Writing

Mode of Delivery

Hybrid (face-to-face or via Zoom)



Session A

Date: 15 February and 22 February (Wednesday)

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue: LCH319 CD


Session B

Date: 17 February and 24 February (Friday)

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue: MBG22


Session C

Date: 6 March and 13 March 2023 (Monday)

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Venue: LCH-UG14



Complete the online application form at the following link:

Application closes on 13 February 2023 (Monday) at 12:00 nn





2. Individual/Small Group Academic Writing Consultation with Learning Ambassadors (current doctoral students) 


To facilitate your success in academic writing, the Learning Enhancement Activities Plan (LEAP) under School of Graduate Studies prepares regular 1-1 or small group consultation sessions.  Students can take your academic papers and ask for suggestions from the learning ambassadors.  The learning ambassadors are current doctoral students and can feel your loneliness in the process of preparing academic papers.



Period: Mid-February to Mid-June 2023 (Term 2, 2022-23)

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 nn (4 sessions per day, eg.10:00 - 10:30 as 1 session)

Max 1 session/ person/ week and 4 sessions / person / term.






These academic writing workshops and consultation sessions are under the Learning Enhancement Activities Plan 2022-2023 (LEAP) for GS students. For a full list of LEAP activities, please visit For enquiries about the academic writing workshops and academic writing consultation sessions, please contact us at




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