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Skills Library

Our skills library is full of useful information. You can search for keywords in the boxes below, and even filter what kind of medium you like while learning. Are you interested in one topic in particular? Visit our guided learnings about teamwork, presenting and writing. You can always check out the upcoming workshops to see if the skill you want to improve is available this quarter.

Blog Nienke Rovers: Review writing skills workshop GS week
In this short blog, the workshop 'Optimize your writing Skills' will be reviewed.
Blog Mylene Frankfort: Review Alison Online Grammar Course
On Alison you can take free online grammar courses: AngloLink offers a clear introduction to English Grammar, tenses and sentence structures. You will learn examples of Past, Present and Future tenses, the common mistakes made when using these tenses, and their correct usage. You will also learn the word order of a sentence structure and how to turn a sentence into a negative or a question.
Capitalization
Unsure of when to use capital letters? The simple explanation of our capitalization rule is that we capitalize proper nouns and the first word of a sentence.
Course: Academic writing in English (SFF640)
The TU/e Language Center provides English courses at a variety of CEFR levels
Course: Fundamentals of English Grammar

Free online course to improve your grammar, punctuation, spelling and writing.

Course: Pre-Academic writing in English (SFC630)

ESA offers the SFC630 as an extra-curricular 5 credit course. Please check with your department whether you will get credits for this course or not.

Guided Learning: Academic Writing for AT and SET

This topic guide is here to guide you in using TU/e SkillsLab while writing up your research for your AT or SET project.

Guided Learning: Thesis writing
Are you currently writing or about to write your Master’s thesis in English? Then TU/e SkillsLab is there to help you along the way.
Handout about writing reports

Writing reports is something no student at TU/e can avoid; this handout provides information you need about writing reports.

How to write a good paragraph
This is a step-by-step guide to writing paragraphs.