Writing Skills / Writing in Academic Contexts



Time and place

Important information: please register on sprachkurse.uni-erlangen.de so that your teacher can contact you before the first meeting.

  • Di 10:15-11:45, Room KH 2.019 (exclude vac) ICS
  • Do 8:30-10:00, (exclude vac) ICS
  • Mo 8:30-10:00, (exclude vac) ICS

*3; 5 ECTS.

Students who took up their studies as of WS 2020/21:*

Zwischenmodul Language (L-UfE, L-Gym).

Prerequisite: Basismodul Language.

Students who took up their studies before WS 2020/21:

Zwischenmodul Language (L-Gym); Vertiefungsmodul Language (L-UfE); Zwischenmodul II (BA).

Prerequisite: Basismodul Language.


Students learn and practice coherence and cohesion, style, vocabulary, and grammar. Students develop a portfolio of their work to keep track of their progress. They practice stylistically adequate written communication across a range of genres, they peer review other students’ work, and they receive feedback through continuous assessment. Students produce a portfolio of complex texts in a range of genres, developing an awareness of stylistic appropriateness. Students review and revise written work on the basis of feedback. *Es wird empfohlen, im Zuge des Studiums einer Fremdsprache einmal die Übung "Kickstart: Fremdsprachen lernen" (auf UNIVIS unter Sprachenzentrum > Sprachbezogene Zusatzqualifikationen in Erlangen) zu besuchen.*

Additional information

Expected participants: 20