Advanced Writing Strategies for Immediate Improvement (Skill Future Credit Eligible)
Advanced Writing Strategies for Immediate Improvement is a comprehensive online guide designed to help provide learners with the writing skills necessary for success in the academic and professional worlds. The course, which is specifically tailored for a completely online learning experience, consists of approximately 40 lectures and dozens of activities to reinforce the concepts discussed in each lecture. This course will take approximately 5-7 weeks to complete, but the actual time will vary depending on the individual learner. Course chapters include detailed explanations of required and optional essay goals and sentence-by-sentence models for various essay types, advanced formal alternatives for common informal vocabulary terms and sentence mechanics, detailed instructions for the usage of advanced punctuation, strategies for identifying and refuting invalid arguments, and methods for reducing subjectivity in essay writing. Chapters also include a model essay demonstrating how each lecture therein can be immediately used.
All course materials are included within this course.
What are the requirements?
- Students who take this course should speak English at a minimum of an intermediate level. All course materials are included within this course.
What am I going to get from this course?
- Over 38 lectures and 6 hours of content!
- By the end of this course, learners will be able to communicate their thoughts in a manner more consistent with the norms of academic and professional writing, and learners will also be equipped with several tools to produce high quality essays in a significantly shorter amount of time.
What is the target audience?
- This course is designed for online-based students who plan to write significantly within a professional/academic environment or anyone else interested in improving their formal writing ability, and is intended for both native and advanced non-native English speakers.
- Lectures 18
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 6 hours
- Skill level All level
- Language English
- Students 211
- Assessments Self
Section 1: Course Introduction
Section 2: Process Essay Writing Strategies