Writing skills workshop: Writing an academic argument


This nine-hour workshop is aimed at postgraduate students working on their research proposals or protocols, theses, dissertations or academic articles. We will provide you with the opportunity to refine your research argument in an interactive, practical way and help you find solutions to your questions about academic writing in general.

A note on the price: R650 for SU students and staff, R1 300 for external participants.

2024 workshop dates

18 – 20 June (online)
1 – 3 October (face-to-face)


Our presenters are experts in academic writing who follow a practical and interactive approach to learning.


The venue and mode of delivery will be communicated before the workshop.

Any questions?

Any queries regarding SU’s Short Course Registration System and payment can be directed to Celestia February.

For more information about the workshop or to request a customised workshop for your department or research institution, please e-mail Selene Delport.

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