Academic English skills development
Discover our collection of interactive activities designed to help develop your academic language skills.
There are currently four topics available: Reading, Writing, Study Skills and Academic Language.
Each main topic has a number of sub-topics. Each sub-topic has a short description of the content of the activity.
Select the category you are interested in and follow the instructions.
Access a series of activities to help you develop your writing skills.
Participate in a series of activities to help you develop your reading skills.
Academic style and use
Access a range of activities that will help you to develop your understanding of different aspects of academic language.
Develop a range of good study skills that can help you manage your learning.
Pre-session Summer Courses
Explore our 'bank' of language useful for academic writing. Choose from categories such as 'Writing Introductions', 'Comparing and contrasting' and 'Describing non-verbal data'.
Visit The University of Manchester Library's 'My Learning Essentials' page for tips on presenting: