Academic English

New Headway Academic Skills by Richard Harrison (OUP)


This is a three-level series of books that teach students in higher education the skills essential for academic success.


Essential Academic Skills by Kathy Turner, Lynette Ireland, Brenda Krenus, and Leigh Pointon (OUP)


This is a comprehensive guide to the academic skills required for successful completion of a tertiary degree. Using a step-by-step approach it introduces students to core academic skills such as reading, writing, group work and exams. It includes examples from academic literature, as well as explanations on how to write up primary research. Activities throughout the chapters enhance each step of the learning process. Essential Academic Skills is an indispensable text for students facing university for the first time, or those returning to tertiary study.