Academic Writing for International Graduate Students

  title={Academic Writing for International Graduate Students},
  author={Joanne Lax},
The high percentage of international students currently enrolled in many graduate engineering programs in North America presents an additional pedagogical challenge for faculty. Many professors find that they are spending an inordinate amount of their time doing something that is not explicitly stated in their job descriptions—correcting the writing of their international students. This paper describes how one graduate engineering program developed a discipline-specific academic writing course… CONTINUE READING
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