FAH-ELC: Dr. Lillian Wong (Hong Kong University) — Teaching EGAP: Searching, synthesizing and using sources in academic writing. November 15, 2017

1 Dec 2017


Dr. Lillian Wong, from Hong University, discussed various aspects of the academic essay. She drew from the General University courses at HKU and discussed their challenges. The HKU program goal to bridge the gap between what students knew from secondary school, to what is expected of them in the university.

Her talk shared with the ELC staff the challenges that HKU students had with writing academic writing, particularly when it came to synthesizing and implementing sources into their papers