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NEWSLETTER WRITING COMPETITION FOR TESL STUDENTS, UNISEL SELANGOR Event objectives: 1. To give students opportunities to challenge their writing skills and show their talent in writing. 2. Student will be able to showcase their creativity of writing to possible future employer. 3. To expose students to the real working environment right after their graduation. Writing Guidelines: 

Use Quotes, Facts, & Statistics

Use images/pictures to support an article o Include pictures/images that will enhance your article. o Provide the photographer’s name and include a caption for each photo.

Pay attention to copyright issues o Cite sources and provide references to quotations and facts when used.

Writing Rules: 1. Theme: Education 2. Type/ Length: Major Article/ Not less than 500 – 1000 words 3. Originality: All plagirised work submitted will be disqualified. 4. Submission Deadline: 21st September 2011 5. Article Submission Method: Email to schoolofputonghua@gmail.com 6. Notes for Article Submissions: 

Writers - remember to include your full name (as per I/C), I/C No., Matric No. and contact information (email address, home address and mobile no).

We require articles and images be submitted as electronic files and we accept the following formats:

(MS Word, WordPerfect, JPEG, GIF). Text can also be copied directly into e-mail.

high-resolution JPEGs and GIFs.


Participants Qualification All participants MUST: 1. be from Batch 2/08/09 or 3/07/08, Bac of Education (HONS.) TESL, UNISEL ONLY 2. finish teaching practicum as at 19th August 2011 3. be currently unemployed and able to fulfill internship requirement should he/ she win the prize Rewards: 1. First Prize

: *3D/ 2N at one of Berjaya Hotel in Malaysia (for 2) 2 Months internship at School of Putonghua *FREE Mandarin Class *RM1,000 cash

2. Second Prize : *2D/ 1N at one of Berjaya Hotel in Malaysia (for 2) 1 ½ Months internship at School of Putonghua *FREE Mandarin Class *RM750 cash 3. Third Prize

: 1 Month internship at School of Putonghua *FREE Mandarin Class *RM500 cash

Announcements of Winners: Date

7th October 2011

*Please forward any queries to Natrah Ahmad at schoolofputonghua@gmail.com TERMS & CONDITION 1. All holiday, cash prizes and free Mandarin class will be awarded after internship is completed. (All winners will be contacted personally by the Competition Committee member.)

Newsletter Writing Competition  

TESL, Unisel, Malaysia