2012 Galway Symposium on Higher Education - The power of the written word

Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 7:00pm to Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 7:00pm

This, the tenth Galway Symposium on Higher Education, will focus on aspects of written or textual communication in higher education, spanning topics as diverse as:

  • the development of student academic writing skills (undergraduate and postgraduate)
  • integrity, voice, identity, narrative, in forms old and new
  • the challenges of writing for publication in an era of metrics
  • writing for and communicating with a public audience
  • new media, new literacies
  • models of publication: open access and its implications
  • sense-making and communication in the dgitial university

The call for papers will be announced in early January and further information will appear then on our website at http://www.nuigalway.ie/celt 

Suggestions for keynotes, plenary sessions, thematic discussions and workshops are also welcome. 

Please contact: iain.maclaren@nuigalway.ie  

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