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English Writing Skills


English Writing Skills

English Writing Skills

Greatly improve your English writing skills


Students: 33,225
Course Description

English Writing Skills is a free online language course which is designed for anyone wanting to improve their writing, or English students who wish to enhance their essay-writing abilities.


Covering a number of different styles of writing, including comedy, descriptive, spy, thriller, instructional text, opinion pieces, poetry, as well as punctuation, this course provides you with enough guidelines to express yourself creatively in a variety of writing styles.
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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will learn about different writing styles and the importance of the audience. You will be aware of the triggers for writing.
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You will gain a good knowledge of story, comedy, descriptive, mystery, instructional, opinionative, poetic and reflective writing. This course will enable you to write effectively based on your target audience.
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Module Title
English - Writing
Triggers for Writing
Writing for an Audience
Story Writing
Comedy Writing
Descriptive Writing
Mystery, Spy , & Science Fiction Writing
Instructional Writing
Opinionative Writing
Poetry Writing
Reflective Writing
Assessment

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Background  
Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title English Writing Skills
Course # 186
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 90
Content Origin Australian School Curriculum
Course Description 

English Writing Skills is a free online language course which is designed for anyone wanting to improve their writing, or English students who wish to enhance their essay-writing abilities.


Covering a number of different styles of writing, including comedy, descriptive, spy, thriller, instructional text, opinion pieces, poetry, as well as punctuation, this course provides you with enough guidelines to express yourself creatively in a variety of writing styles.

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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  • Fay Tilley United Kingdom It is a very good course to take as you can study in your own time and at your own pace and it doesn't take up too much time. 2014-12-12 16:12:25
  • Yasar Selcuk Turkey You make learning possible. 2014-12-11 06:12:55
  • Phiri Patrick Adrias Ben Zambia This course is very educative especially for those of us who would like to improve our writing skills 2014-12-05 19:12:28
  • Cynthia Agostini Other The course was very enjoyable and informative. Great exercises that really get you thinking! 2014-12-03 18:12:12
  • Rupinder Kaur United Kingdom I would like to do this course 2014-12-03 15:12:33
  • Mapote gaye Senegal I am interested in English courses that will enable me to communicate in the workplace. 2014-12-01 21:12:00
  • Cheryl Malapitan Philippines To enhance ones abilities in english writing one has to undergo and English Writing Skills Course. It would teach you basic information on how to go about on writing. 2014-12-01 02:12:51
  • Matai Muon Kenya Great way to learn. Thanks you Alison for the job well done. I did learn a lot here, though I failed the test marginally by 4 points, it was great being here and I got more courses to test my knowledge. I just rushed this assessment though. 2014-11-12 16:11:55
  • Racheal Kizza Uganda it is very informative and has helped me acquire knowledge that i am already incorporating in my writing. It is very good. 2014-11-06 12:11:33
  • Naruemon Chareonram Thailand Free course for everyone who want to learn. 2014-11-06 08:11:06
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Free, Online English Writing Skills Course.