Writing a Research Proposal in English: учебное пособие по академическому письму на английском языке
The course addresses University students, non-native English speakers (level B2-C1) who prepare to write a Research Project Proposal of a Bachelor’s thesis in English. The manual aims to develop academic skills relevant for creating an original academic text in English in accordance with international standards of academic writing.The characteristic feature of the course is integral teaching EAP and ESP for students of economics which contributes to development of users’ English language competence in their professional area. Another peculiarity of the book is its practical approach: not only does the manual provide guidelines for writing an academic paper but it also contains a set of tasks for each part of a project proposal, practically teaching to write it by means of continuing analytical and synthesing activity throughout the course. The course also provides opportunities for autonomous learning by means of various Internet resources. The manual contains tasks for independent individual, pair or group work, and the Appendices give references to relevant Internet sites and contain necessary explanations of their use.