This course designed for the postgraduate level equips the students with the skills necessary for researching, reading, and writing academic papers. During this course, the students will follow the process of engaging in essentials of academic writing, APA citation and referencing, and maintaining accuracy and structural integrity of the academic paper. Hence, the main objective of this course is to support the students to build on their existing knowledge and skills while developing specific transferrable academic literacy skills that will help them to be successful in their respective academic degree programs. The course also gives special emphasis on reading skills necessary for engagement in an issue and literature review while writing. The course aims to empower the students with the skills for writing course papers across different subjects introduced at this degree program.