On September 6th and 7th, 2018, Office of External Relations and Center for Foreign Languages of An Giang University co-organised the workshop on “Writing in English Efficiently” presented by Dr. Neal Waddell of The University of Queensland, Australia.
The workshop aimed to enhance the writing skills in English of An Giang University staff and students for academic purposes.
Attending the workshop were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vo Van Thang – Rector of An Giang University; Dr. Neal Waddell – The University of Queensland, Australia; Dr. Chau Thi Da – Head of Office of External Relations; Ms. Le Hai Yen – Deputy Head of Office of External Relations; Mr. Phan Van Chi – Deputy Director of the Center for Foreign Languages, staff and English-major students of An Giang University.
Coming to this workshop, the staff and students had an opportunity to develop their writing skills in English for academic reports and publications. Dr. Neal Waddell also highlighted the main features of language in communication and in academic settings to help the attendants make good use of academic language and avoid language errors in writing.
It was also noted that An Giang University would hold workshops on “Paraphrasing for Academic Writing” and “Extensive Reading” for its staff and students on September 14th and 15th.
Huynh Thuan – Center for Foreign Languages
Translated by Chi Do Na