||The aim of this module is to reach an advanced level of both oral and written competences in academic English. In this sense, students will work on complex textual structures, rhetorical and argumentative strategies and format and style issues besides from getting familiar with the most prototypical genres of academic and literary discourses. Our approach will be based on systemic-functional grammar (SFG). Students will be shown the basic skills to carry out quality research in terms of contents and methods. In this vein, an updated state of the arts as to current research fields within English Studies is concerned will be provided and sessions around information search and publishing techniques will be organized. Finally, students will be using technological tools to facilitate quality research.