||The aim of this module is to reach an advanced level of 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 getting familiar with the most prototypical genres of academic and literary discourses. 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 w i l l b e provided and sessions around information search and reference management will be organized. Finally, students will be using technological tools to facilitate quality research.