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Writing Effective Summaries – Synchronous Online Workshop

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June 10 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

This synchronous online workshop is taught by Elena Danilina

Being able to write effective summaries is an essential skill for writing at the graduate level. In this 90-minute workshop, we will examine strategies for writing comprehensive, concise, and coherent summaries by answering questions such as the following: How is a summary different from a paraphrase? How can I distinguish between major and minor details in the text? Should I include my own interpretations of the text in the summary? We will also learn how to better plan, write, and revise effective summaries.

This is the second of 3 workshops in the Academic Writing/Listening for Multilingual Students workshop series. 

This workshop will be offered live online and will not be recorded. Please register by clicking the “REGISTER” link below to receive the confirmation e-mail with the workshop details. If you are unable to register online, or if you are not a currently registered U of T graduate student, please contact sgs.gcac@utoronto.ca to be registered manually.

 

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Date:
June 10
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Venue

Online
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Organizer

Graduate Centre for Academic Communication (GCAC)
Email:
sgs.gcac@utoronto.ca