Writing Support for Higher Degree Students
Thesis Writing Circles
Next Meeting - 4 September 10:00-12:00
Please note new venue MSB 4. 02
The next regular meeting of the Thesis Writing Circles for doctoral
students will be on Friday 4 September in MSB 4.02 from 10am to 12
noon. All doctoral students (regardless of whether or not they have
attended previous meetings) are most welcome to attend.
The aim of the Thesis Writing Circles (TWCs) is to develop the writing
capabilities of higher degree students through collaborative learning
and conversation with peers. Our TWC provides an active, supportive, and
student-led environment in which students share writing, develop
strategies and skills to enhance the writing process, and develop
interpersonal networking skills. TWC sessions are facilitated by senior
academic staff in Student Learning.
In the session the discussion will focus on writing introductions to
journal articles. Please bring a sample of your writing to share with
your circle. Student Learning will also bring some examples (just in
If you would like to join our Thesis Writing Circles page in Moodle go
and enter your
user name and password.
We're looking forward to seeing everyone in MSB 4.02
Student Learning Support
University of Waikato