SCAA Academic Workshops and Writing Skills Test (WST) Workshops and Information
ONLINE WST Workshop - Complete Writing Skills Test workshop content (audio ppt file).
SCAA Academic Skills Workshops - Summer 2014
Getting Ready for the WST (Writing Skills Test): Wednesday, July 9, 12:45 - 1:45 pm & Wednesday, August 13, 12:45 - 1:45 pm. Library Upper Mall, LI 3079. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
Call 510 / 885-3674 or stop by the SCAA in the Library Upper Mall (UM).
THERE'S A STORM IN MY BRAIN: ORGANIZING YOUR IDEAS FOR ESSAYS, Tuesday, July 1, 2-3 pm @ LI 3148.
FORMING IN-TEXT CITATIONS IN MLA FORMAT, Tuesday, July 8, 2-3 pm @ LI UM3148.
WST PREPARATION (PRE-REGISTER AT SCAA), Wednesday, July 9, 12:45-1:45 pm @ LI UM3079.
FORMING IN-TEXT CITATIONS IN APA FORMAT, Wednesday, July 16, 1-2 pm @ LI UM3148.
USING SOURCES: SUMMARIZING, PARAPHRASING, & QUOTING, Thursday, July 24, 2-3 pm @ LI UM3148.
SELF-EDITING TECHNIQUES, Tuesday, August 5, 2-3pm @ LI UM3148.
WST PREPARATION (PRE-REGISTER @ SCAA), Wednesday, August 13, 12:45-1:45 pm @ LI UM3079.
ENGL 3000/01 PREPARING THE PORTFOLIO INTRODUCTORY ESSAY, Monday, August 18, 12:45-1:45 pm @ LI UM3040.
All are welcome. Workshops description: SCAA facilitators present academic success workshops on various topics to small groups of students. We try to accommodate your interests and are happy to have you recommend workshop topics.
The Writing Skills Test (WST) Preparation workshops are held periodically throughout the year. In order to insure seating at the WST workshops which fill up quickly, please preregister; you may call 510 / 885-3674 or drop by the SCAA reception desk (2nd floor of the library) to sign up prior to the workshop you'd like to attend.
Writing Skills Test (WST)
- ENGL 3000 & 3001 1st Tier Portfolio Rubric (how your portfolio will be evaluated)
- WST Rubric (how the Writing Skills Test essay is evaluated)
- Frequently Asked Questions about the WST