Ohio University

AGC 5140: Academic Writing in Graduate Studies

This three-hour in-person or online course is for domestic and international graduate students in any discipline.

Students work on writing assignments for academic coursework. Topics include summarizing, critiquing, writing up research, paraphrasing, and citing sources. Vocabulary is covered as well. Individualized attention.

Online course: All required readings are in the course site, and interactive technology, videos, synchronous meetings, and writing groups are utilized.


    This video goes through seven proofreading tips that are useful for all writers, including ways you can include technology in a proofreading routine.

    This video covers types of academic sources, basic text organization types, and signal words. When you read, you can build an outline in your head based on the information in the text. This helps connect the ideas and make meaning