IGOV Academic Writing Intensive Course is designed to guide, tutor, and consult thesis writing process and progress. The course arranges five meetings in a month and gradually takes the date on Monday and Thursday at 3rd floor, Postgraduate Building, UMY. The teacher chosen (Hendra Darmawan, from English Institute of Universitas Ahmad Dahlan) is professional academic writing teacher who is competent in academic writing theory such as grammar, spelling, structuring a paragraph, and how to develop ideas.
The classes concerned for last-year students, especially for they who currently working in their thesis writing. The meetings held in a conducive classroom and scheduling aimed to gain a productive output In practical matters, the teacher would review students’ thesis writing, thus he could assist students to analyze their difficulties and to correct them. For students, this course purposely encourages them to write in English and avoid to translate from Bahasa to English so that they have no difficulties in finishing their degree. Even though July as the first-month class is over, the course will be continued in August.