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Further Practice in Levels of Formality in Science Writing

Are you an aspiring science writer? Science writers play an essential role in explaining complex scientific information and bringing the news of remarkable discoveries to the public. The first step to learning about science writing is mastering informal and formal language.


In ‘Further Practice’, students will:

  • Explore and discuss the ‘myths’ of formal writing
  • Analyze degrees of formality in sentences relating to science
  • Produce a short essay

Code(s) WRW-016-001
Date(s) 7 March 2018
Time 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Venue(s) Room 3401 (Lift 2)
Duration 2 hours
Maximum Number of Participants 25
Eligibility All HKUST UG students are welcome.
Registration Dates 20 February 2018 - 23 February 2018

If you have any further questions, please contact us at:
E-mail: lcmip@ust.hk
Telephone: (852) 2358-7851
Office: Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)

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Priority is given to students in UGC-funded programs.

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