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Language support

You are already enrolled in a Bachelor or a Master programme? You face difficulties when in a seminar or when writing a Hausarbeit? You wish to receive feedback considering your academic writing? You would like to optimize your usage of scientific literature?

Our German language center PunktUm offers specific workshops, which support you language-wise during your studies. Our aim is to make it easier for you to reach your academic degree.

Workshops:

Counseling

If you have further questions, feel free to come see us during our office hours:
Tuesdays + Thursdays from 2 to 4 p.m. in room C3-210 (main building).

Counseling for Writing and Reading

The consultation aims to offer a professional support in the academic writing. You will extend your writing literacy and will be able to write better texts in the future.

What is your profit?

  • You are the center of attention when it comes to your writing project. We will take our time to answer all your questions.
  • You receive feedback to your text (e.g. structure, comprehensibility, language).
  • You learn various strategies (e.g. planning your text and editing).

What do we offer?

  • Confidential and free of charge
  • Individual appointments
  • Consultation for all kinds of texts (e.g. Hausarbeit, presentation, oral exams, etc.)

Registration:

Office hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 4 p.m. in room C3-210 (main building)

or via E-Mail: punktum@uni-bielefeld.de

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Workshops for Academic Language and Academic Writing

PunktUm offers workshops during the semester or in the semester breaks, which support you in the development of central competencies (e.g. writing literacy, academic writing skills, and study techniques). You are also able to study a complete module.

After attending courses and workshops at PunktUm you will know:

  • How to write a Hausarbeit
  • How to apply scientific vocabulary
  • How to reasonably apply scientific grammar
  • How to prepare for office hours with lecturers
  • How to handle difficult academic texts
  • How to prepare a presentation
  • Which strategies are useful to prepare and edit your own texts
  • And much more.

Registration:

Directly via the eKVV

or via E-Mail: punktum@uni-bielefeld.de

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