PSYE104 Комуникационни умения и академично писане на английски език - IІ част


This course aims at developing further students’ skills for oral and written communication in English on topics and assignments related to their undergraduate study of psychology, including covering basic terminology in different branches of psychology, finding and using sources of academic literature, guidelines for different genres of academic writing, with a special focus on typical assignments in the Bachelor program in psychology at NBU, for example, critical reaction, critical review, experimental report, empirical project description, Bachelor thesis. In addition, we will practice oral presentation skills such as discussions, brief topic-focused talks, poster presentations, etc. The course has a hands-on approach to writing and presentation and it requires an open attitude and a readiness to meet weekly assignment deadlines.

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Антропология (на английски език)


проф. Елена Андонова  д-р
гл. ас. Невена Димова  д-р

Описание на курса:



basic terminology, the general principles of academic writing and oral presentation, genre differences and structure of critical reviews, experimental reports, poster presentations


make brief focused oral presentations and poster presentations as well write critical reviews, experimental reports, etc.
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Учебни форми:

Език, на който се води курса:

Теми, които се разглеждат в курса:

  1. Introductions, expectations & emails
  2. Presenting myself (CV, resume) & understanding your audience
  3. Coming up with research questions & looking for sources
  4. APA Style & Citations
  5. APA Style: WORKSHOP
  6. How to read research papers
  7. Thesis statement & paragraph structure
  9. Critical review: prep & workshop
  10. Experimental report: structure, aims, audience
  11. Experimental report: methods & in-class data collection
  12. Experimental report: results & discussion
  13. Dissemination of research: presentations, posters, & social media
  14. Group work: student presentations
  15. In-class Student Presentations

Литература по темите:


We will use a combination of academic sources on the subject of writing for psychology, a multitude of web-based resources, and class-focused handouts as guidelines. Here are some:

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, 2010.


Hartley, J. (2008). Academic Writing and Publishing: A Practical Handbook. London: Routledge

Rosnow, R. L., & Rosnow, M. (2012). Writing papers in psychology (3rd ed.). Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole.

Средства за оценяване:

Annotated Bibliography - 25% of your grade

Critical Review - 25% of your grade

Experimental Report - 25% of your grade

Poster Presentation - 25% of your grade