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Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

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Modules in Diploma in English Language and Literature

English - Writing
This free online course covers topics related to writing in English for audiences.

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Triggers for Writing
This free online course covers topics related to triggers for writing.

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Writing for an Audience

This free online course is an introduction to the approaches that can be taken when identifying and writing for specific audiences.

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Story Writing
This free online course is an introduction to story writing.

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Comedy Writing

This free online course covers topics related to writing comedy.

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Descriptive Writing
This free online course covers topics related to descriptive writing such as sound, taste, touch, and smell.

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Mystery, Spy , & Science Fiction Writing
This free online course covers topics related to mystery, spy, and science fiction writing.

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Instructional Writing
This free online course covers topics related to instructional writing.

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Opinionative Writing
This free online course covers topics related to opinionatvie writing.

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Poetry Writing
This free online course covers different types of poetry and poetry writing.

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Reflective Writing
This course covers topics related to reflective writing.

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Assessment

You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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Rules for effective communication

This course covers rules that are used for effective communication in the English language.

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Words, words, words

This course covers the use of words for communicating in the English language.

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New and troublesome words

This course covers the use of words for communicating in the English language.

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Spelling

This course uses interactive games to examine spelling.

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Punctuation

This course covers the use of punctuation in English grammar.

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Using full stops and commas

This course covers the use of full stops and commas in the English language.

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Semicolons

This course covers the use of semicolons.

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Colons

This course covers the use of colons in the English language.

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Apostrophes

This course covers the use of apostrophes in English grammar.

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Speech marks

This course covers the use of speech marks in English grammar.

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Less Common Punctuation Marks

This course covers the use of less common punctuation marks in  English grammar.

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Punctuation revision

This course revises the use of punctuation in English grammar.

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Nouns

This course covers the use of nouns in English grammar.

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Verbs

This course covers the use of verbs in English grammar.

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Adjectives

This course covers the use of adjectives in English grammar.

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Adverbs

This course covers the use of adverbs in English grammar.

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Prepositions

This course covers the use of prepositions in English grammar.

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Pronouns

This course covers the use of pronouns in English grammar.

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Adjective, noun, verb, pronoun, preposition or adverb?

This course revises when to use an adjective, noun, verb, pronoun, preposition or adverb in English grammar

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Assessment

You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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English: Introduction and course outline

This course is an introduction to reading, writing, and communicating in the English language.

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English: Writing for different purposes and audiences
This course is an introduction to writing for different purposes and audiences and covers topics such as informative writing, investigative writing, reviews, journalistic writing, and instructional writing.

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How journalists go about their jobs

This course is an introduction to how journalists go about their jobs reporting the news.

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Analysing the language of the media

This course analyses the language of the media.

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An approach to studying a text

This course covers approaches used to study a text such as identifying text, character analysis, examining structure, and exploring themes.

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Analysing media language

This course is an introduction to the analysis of the language used by the media.

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Text analysis of The Great Gatsby

This course is a text analysis of the book 'The Great Gatsby'.

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Approaches to English

This course covers topics related to communicating in English such as rhetorical questions, repetition, hyperbole, methaphor, analogy, alliteration, and assonance.

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Using language effectively

This course is an introduction to using language effectively.

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Effective presentations

This course covers topics related to effective presentations.

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Personal and imaginative writing

This course is an introduction to personal and imaginative writing.

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What is an issue?
This course is an introduction on how to choose an issue.

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Researching issues
This course is an introduction to research issues.

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Issue analysis

This course is an introduction on how to present a point of view.

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Using language effectively 1
This course is an introduction to using language effectively.

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Using language effectively 2
This course is an introduction to using language effectively.

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Using language effectively 3
This course is an introduction to using language effectively.

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Using language effectively 4
This course is an introduction to using language effectively.

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Using language effectively 5
This course is an introduction to using language effectively.

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Hints and tips for exams

This course covers hints and tips that can be used to improve exam performance.

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Glossary

This is a glossary of terms used in this course.

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Assessment

You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.


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Introduction to Samuel Coleridge

This course is an introduction to the English language writer Samuel Coleridge.

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Coleridge Kubla Khan

This course is an introduction to the story 'Kubla Khan' by Coleridge.

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Coleridge The Eolian Harp
This course is an introduction to the poem 'The Eolian Harp' by Samuel Coleridge.

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Coleridge This Lime-Tree Bower, My Prison
This course is an introduction to the poem 'The Lime-Tree Bower' by Samuel Coleridge.

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Coleridge Frost at Midnight
This course is an introduction to the poem 'Frost at Midnight' by Samuel Coleridge.

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Introduction to Macbeth by Shakespeare
This course is an introduction to the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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Macbeth Act One
This course is an introduction to Act One of the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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Macbeth Act Two
This course is an introduction to Act Two of the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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Macbeth Act Three
This course is an introduction to Act Three of the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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Macbeth Act Four
This course is an introduction to Act Four of the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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Macbeth Act Five
This course is an introduction to Act Five of the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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Macbeth Themes
This course is an introduction to themes in the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare.

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The Crucible Act One
This course is an introduction to Act One of the play 'The Crucible' by Arthur Miller.

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The Crucible Act Two
This course is an introduction to Act Two of the play 'The Crucible' by Arthur Miller.

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The Crucible Act Three
This course is an introduction to Act Three of the play 'The Crucible' by Arthur Miller.

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The Crucible Act Four
This course is an introduction to Act Four of the play 'The Crucible' by Arthur Miller.

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Themes in The Crucible by Miller
This course is an introduction to themes in the play 'The Crucible' by Arthur Miller.

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Assessment

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Introduction to Shakespeare

This free online course is an introduction to Shakespeare and explores themes in his writing.

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Shakespeare His life and times

This free online course is an introduction to Shakespeare and explores themes in his writing, and his life and times.

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Shakespeare The theatre scene

This free online course is an introduction to the theatre scene when Shakespeare was writing his work.

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Shakespeare Theatre audiences

This free online course is an introduction to the Theatre audiences during Shakespeare's time.

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Shakespeare The Globe Theatre

This free online course is an introduction to The Globe Theatre in London where Shakespeare first staged his work.

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Shakespeare Literary devices

This free online course is an introduction to the literary devices Shakespeare uses in his writing.

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Shakespeare Prose

This free online course is an introduction to Shakespeare's prose writing.

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Shakespeare Scripts and Lines

This free online course covers the scripts and lines used by Shakespeare in his writing.

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Shakespeare Shakespearian Language

This free online course is an introduction to the language Shakespeare uses in his writing.

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Shakespeare Soliloquies

This free online course is an introduction to Shakespeare's soliloquies.

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Shakespeare Soliloquies videos

This free online course contains videos showing Shakespeare's soliloquies.

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Shakespeare A Midsummer Night's Dream

This free online course is an introduction to 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' by William Shakespeare and explores themes in his writing.

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Comments & Reviews

  • Ishwori Prasad Khanal Nepal Thank you Alison to provide me online course about Diploma in English language and Literature course to me , I am very very happy by reading about details about the famous poet Shakespeare. 2014-04-10 10:04:05
  • Mortaza hassani Afghanistan diploma in English and literature course enable us to to communicate with world and and then improve our other skills 2014-04-09 07:04:28
  • zaidirozinazaidi zaidi Pakistan alison free online courses are good opportunity for us. 2014-04-08 19:04:10
  • Jenny Green United States of America only completed first module so far, very informative and interesting. I am working on a memoir and can use all the help I can get in grammatical composition. 2014-04-07 20:04:18
  • Azraa Parveen Pakistan It is very good educational opportunity for those who could not afford huge expenses of education and also want to enhance their educational Profiles. Like me I get full advantage of this site. Thanks Alison and all officials /officers of the management, who make efforts for giving free online education world wide. 2014-04-05 20:04:59
  • Hugues Kamana Burundi Great 2014-04-04 20:04:46
  • Danielle Solly Jamaica it looks great 2014-04-04 04:04:46
  • Thokozile Winny Maila South Africa i have learned so many basic language writing i had forgotten. this course was great and reminded me of my high school years with the Shakespeare section. Thank you Alison :-) 2014-04-02 12:04:09
  • Farhan Ahmad Pakistan good 2014-04-02 08:04:50
  • Paulin Mudahunga Rwanda I AM REALLY THANKFUL FOR THE FOUNDER OF THIS ORGANISATION BECAUSE IT HELPS PEOPLE UPDATE THEMSELVES. 2014-04-01 18:04:08
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