No prior knowledge or experience is necessary for this introductory course.
Materials required for the course will be provided. All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises.
Materials to bring
Pen, paper and/or laptop for note taking. A USB flash drive for transferring and storing files.
This course is designed specifically for people with English as a second or additional language who want to develop and improve their English writing skills. The skills learned in this course can be applied to personal writing, to writing for business and the workplace, and to writing for educational or academic purposes.
Tricia Bowen has taught English as a second/additional language for 30 years. She has worked in universities and colleges across China, Thailand, Melbourne, and in regional Victoria. She understands very well the challenges non-English speaking students can have with writing in English and is keen to help them overcome those challenges. She is a qualified teacher and has postgraduate qualifications in teaching English, language and literacy, and philosophy. Tricia currently works at RMIT as a writer and teacher. She also works as a private consultant on writing and education projects.