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Speaking and Writing English Effectively


Speaking and Writing English Effectively

Speaking and Writing English Effectively

Progress in your analysis and writing of the English language


Students: 42,573
Course Description

"Speaking and Writing English Effectively" is designed for proficient English speakers who would like to improve their speaking and writing skills.


The course compares a variety of writing styles including imaginative writing, journalism, English in the media and textual analysis.
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It also offers a comprehensive guide to using language effectively and is ideal for English students as well as those who want to improve their written English for work or pleasure.


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Learning Outcomes

This course will teach you techniques that are of help in analysing the English language. You will gain knowledge of a combination of writing styles, as well as how to give a successful presentation to an audience.
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You will understand how journalists report the news and how to plan your essay in an easy step-by-step process.
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Module Title
English: Introduction and course outline
English: Writing for different purposes and audiences
How journalists go about their jobs
Analysing the language of the media
An approach to studying a text
Analysing media language
Text analysis of The Great Gatsby
Approaches to English
Using language effectively
Effective presentations
Personal and imaginative writing
What is an issue?
Researching issues
Issue analysis
Using language effectively 1
Using language effectively 2
Using language effectively 3
Using language effectively 4
Using language effectively 5
Hints and tips for exams
Glossary
Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Speaking and Writing English Effectively
Course # 201
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 89
Content Origin Australian School Curriculum
Course Description 

"Speaking and Writing English Effectively" is designed for proficient English speakers who would like to improve their speaking and writing skills.


The course compares a variety of writing styles including imaginative writing, journalism, English in the media and textual analysis. It also offers a comprehensive guide to using language effectively and is ideal for English students as well as those who want to improve their written English for work or pleasure.

License 
Release Date 18 April 2013
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio Medium
Audio Only Medium
Animation Low
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Natalia Filimonova Russian Federation This is a good course and it was very interesting 2015-01-27 16:01:13
  • Ramon Serrano Dias Brazil Great course, and a good opportunity to learn and earn an certificate. 2015-01-23 21:01:12
  • Michael Ayivor - Vieira Ghana This is very refreshing for me .. 2015-01-21 16:01:36
  • Michael Ayivor - Vieira Ghana Very good lesson 2015-01-21 16:01:33
  • Michelle Torpy United States of America This course I just finished open my eyes to what I had forgotten about Speaking and Writing Effectively Course. It was very informative in each module I went through. Which in the end help me pass the test and inturn getting a 88.24% on the final. :):):) Now I can look into other subjects to take . Thank you michelle torpy 2015-01-05 05:01:01
  • Erica Buckle South Africa Thank you for this opportunity for studying at Alison. 2015-01-03 09:01:50
  • Olakunle Olaniyi Ajayi Nigeria The role of writing well in effective communication can never be over emphasised. I want to improve very well in this area that is the reason for subscribing to this course. 2015-01-01 18:01:57
  • Vusi Mahlangu South Africa This learning needs to be acknowledge by South Africans in general. 2014-12-22 07:12:14
  • Vusi Mahlangu South Africa This is a very interesting online learning. 2014-12-22 07:12:14
  • Anjar Alam India I searching from a long time of this kind of course online. 2014-12-11 07:12:13
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