Punctuation & Grammar Workshop for native English-speaking Students

The English Language Support Service is running a free workshop this month specifically aimed at native English-speaking students at Loughborough who wish to refresh their grammar and punctuation skills for academic writing purposes.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify and avoid common grammatical and punctuation errors.

The workshop is being held in room CC 1.10 in the James France Building on Wednesday 31st October between 2.00PM and 4.30PM, and is repeated at the same location and time on Wednesday 7th November.

To register for either of these sessions, please book on Learn via this link:

http://learn.lboro.ac.uk/mod/facetoface/view.php?id=218836

Forthcoming English Language Support Service Workshops

The English Language Support Service has two workshops upcoming in the next couple of weeks for those looking to improve their grammar and writing skills:

Grammar and Punctuation for native English-speaking Students

Date: Wednesday 2nd May 2012

Time: 2pm – 4.30pm

Venue: Stewart Mason Building, SMB103

Booking: Via Learn at:

 http://learn.lboro.ac.uk/mod/facetoface/view.php?id=184763

This practical workshop is free and specifically aimed at native English-speaking students at Loughborough who wish to refresh their grammar and punctuation skills for academic writing purposes. Up to 20 participants can be accommodated for the workshop, so please register early.   By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify and avoid common grammatical and punctuation errors.

Coherent Writing

Date: Wednesday 9th May

Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Venue: Stewart Mason Building, SMB104

Booking: Via Learn at:

 http://learn.lboro.ac.uk/mod/facetoface/view.php?id=185793

This workshop is aimed at home students who would like to improve their communication in writing. By the end of the session, participants will be better able to logically organise their writing, write coherent paragraphs and link their main points effectively.  This workshop is a useful follow up to the ‘Grammar and Punctuation’ workshop above.

Grammar and Punctuation for native English-speaking Students

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The English Language Support Service is running a free workshop this month specifically aimed at native English-speaking students at Loughborough who wish to refresh their grammar and punctuation skills for academic writing purposes.

 By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify and avoid common grammatical and punctuation errors.

The workshop is being held in room SMB103 in Stewart Mason Building on Wednesday 25th April between 2.00PM and 4.30PM. Up to 20 participants can be accommodated for the workshop, so please register early via Learn using this link:

http://learn.lboro.ac.uk/mod/facetoface/view.php?id=184763

Grammar and Punctuation Workshop for native English speakers on Wed 25th May

The Student Support Centre is running  a Grammar and Punctuation Workshop for native-English speaking students on Wednesday 25th May, between  1.30- 4.30pm  in Room K108  in the Herbert Manzoni building.

This practical workshop is free and specifically aimed at native English-speaking students at Loughborough who wish to refresh their grammar and punctuation skills for academic writing purposes. Up to 20 participants can be accommodated for the workshop, so please register early.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify and avoid common grammatical and punctuation errors.

To register for this workshop, please contact Nola Dennis ( N.J.Dennis3@lboro.ac.uk ) at the Student Support Centre.

Further English Language Support Service Short Courses

Between weeks 7 and 11 (15th November – 17th December) the University’s English Language Support Centre is running another series of short courses aimed at assisting students with general English language usage in a variety of academic-related situations, including writing, speaking and listening.

Timetables for the courses will be placed on the main Library noticeboard and in Training Rooms 1 & 2. Further information and contact details can be found on the ELSS homepage here.

Academic Grammar and Punctuation Workshop

The English Language Support Service is running a workshop on the subject of  ‘Academic Grammar and Punctuation’ on Monday 15th November, 9.30-12.30 in KG 111 (Keith Green Building).

This workshop is free and specifically aimed at native English-speaking students at Loughborough who wish to refresh their grammar and punctuation skills for academic writing purposes.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify and avoid common grammatical and punctuation errors.

To register for this workshop or if you need any further information, please contact the workshop presenter Nola Dennis ( N.J.Dennis3@lboro.ac.uk).

English Language Support Service Short Courses

Between weeks 3 and 6 (18th October – 12th November) the University’s English Language Support Centre is running a series of short courses aimed at assisting students with general English language usage in a variety of academic-related situations, including writing, speaking and listening.

Timetables for the courses will be placed on the main Library noticeboard and in Training Room 1. Further information and contact details can be found on the ELSS homepage here.