INSE4001: Academic English for Postgraduate Studies

Module overview

This non-credit bearing module focuses on developing the academic writing and reading skills required when undertaking postgraduate level study in a business context. It will help you develop skills relevant to a range of texts, particularly research articles, business research reports, case studies, essays and critical reviews. It is particularly suitable for postgraduate students of Business who have had little or no previous Academic English training or study experience in a UK university.

There are three parts to the assessment on this module:

  • A short text on what you perceive to be your academic writing needs.
  • Submission of a piece of your work for another module in order to receive feedback on your use of English.
  • A short reflective action plan for the development of your Academic English.

Module Leader

Stefani Goga

Please email sgoga@brookes.ac.uk for more information about the module.

“My experience was very positive, I enjoyed the professionalism of the teachers and the curriculum structure.”

Postgraduate student

Addition or deletion of Academic English modules

Please use the F99AEL form to add or delete our modules from your programme.

“Lessons were well-paced, engaging, on target, contained applicable examples and exercises. There was no time wasted during a lesson, very well structured and explained. There was no extra pressure for students with homework, this approach helped a lot. ”

Postgraduate student