Job in Dubai & UAE Middlesex University Dubai Announces Summer Pre-Sessional Workshops
Middlesex University Dubai Announces Summer Pre-Sessional Workshops:
Dubai, UAE: Delivering on its commitment to providing a student experience unlike any other, Middlesex University Dubai announces its Summer Workshops, open to students who have enroled and confirmed their place for September 2018.
Taking place between 9 – 20 September 2018, students can take part in these complimentary pre-sessional workshops to help them prepare for their course ahead. These include an English Language Booster Course, Academic Skills Workshops and Digital Literacy Workshops.
Spread over 5 sessions, the English Language Booster Course will cover frequent errors made in subject-verb agreement and its correct application, punctuation in academic writing, sentence structures and oral skills.
The Academic Skills Workshops will focus on key topics such as planning and time management, evaluating sources and reading strategies, referencing and conventions of academic writing. The Digital Literacy Workshops will introduce students to fundamentals of Word, Grammarly.com, PowerPoint, Excel, digital resources for time management and digital citizenship.
These workshops will be conducted on campus and will provide an opportunity for new students to enrich and enhance their knowledge and skills ahead of starting University in September 2018.
Commenting on the Summer Workshops, Dr Cedwyn Fernandes, Director and Pro Vice-Chancellor of Middlesex University Dubai said, “It has always been our endeavour to provide the best opportunities for our students to grow and learn. With the new academic year fast approaching we wanted to make sure our students are best prepared to start their new journey.”
He further added, “These workshops were designed after careful curation of the valuable skills that will be of help for students through their studies and beyond.”
To find out more about the Summer Workshops, please visit via Edarabia.com