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ENGL 155


This page is for teachers and students of ENGL 155.  Here you will find all the information you need about the course, as well as study materials.

You have access to the whole of this site, but to access this page, you will have to use the link given to you by your teacher.

Course Specification Form 

Writing Academic Introductions

How to Write a Thesis Statement

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Topic Sentences

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The Passive Voice



Quiz 1 will be held in class in week 5 on Wednesday 15th or Thursday 16th March 2023.

You will be given a short report to read.  You will then need to summarise and paraphrase the report.  You will be given 1 hour to complete the task.

The quiz is worth 10% of your final mark.

Marking Criteria
Summary & 
Method 1
Summary & 
Method 2

Midterm Exam

Your Midterm exam will be on 10th April from 14.30 - 16.00 in Hall 18 (S18)

You will have 1 hour and 30 minutes to plan and write a cause & effect  essay.  The essay must be between 600 - 800 words.  You will write your essay using the two texts below that your teacher has already given you.  You will get new copies of the same two texts in the exam.  Please read the marking criteria so you know what is expected from you. 



Final exam

Final Exam

Your Final exam will be on 8th June in Hall 18 (S18)

You will have two hours (120 minutes)  
The exam will be in 2 parts:
PART A - Reading text on the use of artificial intelligence in higher education. 
There will be 10 questions (10 marks)

PART B - Plan and write a problem / solution  essay.  The essay must be 700 words  MINIMUM.  Below are some readings that are related to the topic of the essay.  You will not need to paraphrase these in your essay so they won't be given to you in the exam - they are just to provide you with some ideas.  You may also use the ideas from the reading task (part A), but DO NOT COPY! If you wish to do further reading / research on the topic to include the ideas in your essay, you may.

Please read the marking criteria so you know what is expected from you. 


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