Laura Mendoza

Laura Mendoza

U410 Joint Learning

My research interests include academic writing in higher education, especially within contexts of English as a Medium of Instruction. I am interested in the interconnections between language skills, writing skills and various motivational factors as well as the roles these have in the overall study success and study experience.

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Otakaari 1 02150 Espoo Finland
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Areas of expertise

Developmental psychology, educational psychology, Adult education, Applied linguistics


Understanding master’s thesis writers in a Finnish EMI context: Writing conceptions, apprehension about grammar, self-efficacy for thesis writing and thesis grade

Laura Mendoza, Sari Lindblom-Ylänne, Tuula Lehtonen, Heidi Hyytinen 2023 International Journal of Educational Development

Writing a master's thesis

Laura Mendoza, Sari Lindblom-Ylänne, Tuula Lehtonen, Heidi Marjaana Hyytinen 2022 Journal of Writing Research