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Examining L2 learners’ perceptions of their writing strategies on an intensive EAP course in the UK

25 May 2023, 4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Students in a lecture. Image: Jack Latimer for UCL

Join this event to hear Diana Mazgutova and Judith Hanks discuss their project, which looked at an intensive English for Academic Purposes (EAP) course in a British university.

This event is free.

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Academic Writing Seminar Series

In this seminar, Diana and Judith will discuss their project aim, which was to investigate second language learners’ perceptions of their writing strategies. Their study looks at the perceived increase in the use of various writing strategies and its link to the potential effectiveness of a short EAP pre-sessional course.

This online event will be particularly useful for those interested in writing development, academic writing support and EAP.

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About the Speakers

Dr Diana Mazgutova

Lecturer in Language Education at the University of Leeds

Her professional and research interests include second language writing, academic writing, second language acquisition, materials design and English for Academic Purposes (EAP). 

Dr Judith Hanks

Associate Professor in the School of Education at the University of Leeds

Her research interests encompass practitioner research, exploratory practice, intercultural issues in EAP, teacher education and continuing professional development (CPD), mentoring and teacher wellbeing.