Center for Academic Writing - Central European University
The Teaching Assistant can help you answer questions such as: Where can I find information about how to create a works cited page? Am I citing my sources properly? Is my thesis focussed enough?
It is, nOT the TAs role to interpret professors comments or approve/interpret essay topics. You must contact your instructor for that type of assistance. We provide resources (grammar books, style guide, MLA/APA format, etc).
ESL students experiencing difficulty with English should go to the Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute (olbi). Please call or e-mail Jennifer St. John, Director of Undergraduate Studies at olbi, ext. 3386;, who will advise you on how to obtain the ESL help you need.
Do my paragraphs have appropriate transitions? Do I use the semi-colon appropriately? Clientele and Referal Policies, english writing help is made available to students in ENG courses with priority given to students in ENG 1100.
The Institute also has a Resource Centre for occasional help in ART02, (phone: ). Another option is to make an appointment at the sass Academic Writing Help Centre for one-on-one tutoring.
To meet with an English Teaching Assistant, you must register in person during their office hours. Walk-ins are accepted only if the TA has no scheduled appointments. The English Teaching Assistant's office is in MRT005.
TAs will work with you to explain or help ameliorate any of these problem areas. We will. NOT point out where the errors occur throughout the text nor will we look at all of the above mentioned problems at once, unless they are pointed out to us by you (you must be aware of your own areas of weakness).
All other students are to be directed to the Academic Writing Help Centre (awhc located at 110 University street. For details about awhc services, visit the Academic Writing Help Centre Home Page or Telephone:.