El Oficio Del Escritor Académico :Un portal para promover el uso de la lengua escrita como práctica social uri icon


  • Academic writing is a growing field due to the recognition that the use of written language and socialization in academic disciplines is indissoluble: language cannot be reduced to teaching spelling and grammar, nor can the construction of knowledge be understood without the mediation of academic texts in higher education. However, institutional initiatives for formalizing this type of actions are still very limited, especially in the case of technological components. In this article, we present the development of a portal of resources for academic writing, which illustrates a set of actions and processes that constitute the profession of academic writing as a social practice. Th is model of academic writing is achieved by using a sociocultural paradigm and a paradigm of visual semiotics.

Publication date

  • January 1, 2014