Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)

Writing up Research: English Academic Writing

The course focuses on preparing participants to write up fieldwork, write articles for publication and to write PhD theses.

It covers aspects of structure, the conventions of academic writing, the differences between writing for publication, for dissertations, and for information purposes (lay readers, popular science writing), grammar, and provides practical guidance on error correction.

This course is taught by Amal Chatterjee.

Dates and time 

Wednesday 10 October                                09.30-15.00
Wednesday 17 October                                09.30-15.00
Wednesday 31 October                                09.30-15.00
Wednesday 7 November                             09.30-15.00

Wednesday 14 November (tutorial)        09.30-15.00
Wednesday 21 November (tutorial)        09.30-15.00

You can register for this course by sending an email to: The course is equal to 3 ECTS.

Published by  AISSR

4 July 2018