Centre for Languages and Literature

The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology | Lund University

Academic writing

As a student you are required to write scholarly texts, with correctness and precision and not to make groundless claims.

Library support

The library can not only assist you with how to find a book, but also with writing and referencing and Academic Honesty.

The Academic Support Centre

The Academic Support centre is a free service open to all students studying courses and programmes conducted in English and provide individual and group consultations (including feedback on texts), workshops, and seminars on topics in academic texts and the writing process, speaking and presentation skills, and reading and study skills. 

Open online courses on academic writing

Two MOOCs in academic writing have been developed at Lund University: Akademiskt skrivande (in Swedish) and Writing in English at University. All the lectures are freely available on Youtube. Access to all the course material is obtained by enrolling in the course on the Coursera platform. 

The AWELU platform (Academic Writing in English at Lund University) is an online resource for academic writing in English at Lund University. The platform is available for everybody who writes in English, students and staff, and focusses on grammar, spelling, structure, references, and the whole writing process.

At English Studies at SOL you will also find courses for both students and staff at the Consortium for Academic and Professional English.