Peer Writing Advisor Training

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Do you want to improve your writing skills and gain crucial experience in advising others? For postgraduate research students, whether or not you want to enter a career involving teaching, mentoring or managing others, the new ASP writing advisor scheme can offer you the opportunity to:

  • Undertake free writing advisor training recognised by Swansea University Postgraduate Research Office

  • Develop and reflect on your own pedagogy – useful for HEA Fellowship applications

  • Improve your own writing

  • Enhance your employability record and gain the skills to articulate these skills to future employers

  • Join a community of writing advisors

  • Gain an awareness of student services for use in teaching and beyond

Training will include the necessary knowledge base, 1-to-1 teaching methodology, and develop your pastoral skills and ability to signpost to specialist services when relevant. The two-day course is delivered by experienced Academic Success Programme (ASP) lecturers. The training supports the Swansea University PGR Training Framework theme “teaching and demonstrating”.

Once you have completed the 2 day training, you will be eligible to apply for a paid position as an Academic Success Programme peer writing advisor.

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Singleton Park Campus

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Wednesday 9.45am-4pm
James Callaghan B09, Singleton campus
22nd and 29th of November

 

Started 22nd November

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Bay Campus

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