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English Writing Skills


English Writing Skills

English Writing Skills

Greatly improve your English writing skills


Students: 35,890
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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  • Mohammad Al Werekat Jordan An useful course, thank you for these information. God bless you. 2015-01-19 23:01:08
  • Kavitha Panneerselvam Oman I always confuse with different types of poetry. On reading this material in this course. It's given very simple and easy to understand. 2015-01-19 09:01:01
  • Daniel Lumchee Australia Enjoyable course. Very well done. Excellent content. 2015-01-18 05:01:50
  • Nyirasafari didacienne Rwanda To improve my writing skills. 2015-01-16 13:01:38
  • Ana Amparo Samaniego Casallo Peru I started the course and I found it useful because I could understand when people started writing and the different styles we could read. Also, how vocabulary and style help the reader to get the writer's ideas. 2015-01-16 01:01:19
  • Aiman Masood Pakistan Informative and quite good writing topics. 2015-01-15 20:01:59
  • Aiman Masood Pakistan It was really good, It did help a lot to enhance my english writing skills. Thankyou so much! 2015-01-15 20:01:39
  • Upasana Chauhan India I have and will always be in love with English! I started off to gain some extra knowledge but ended up grasping a lot of things. Now, a Comedy is not just a Comedy; its a Limerick or a Slapstick or a Satire! I understood that writing simply doesn't mean coming up with a pen and jotting down some sentences but is an art. An art I learned and am sure will do as much as required to enhance it with time. 2014-12-29 16:12:31
  • Suresh Nair India This was a really in depth course leading oneto understand different kinds of wriring. 2014-12-29 12:12:42
  • 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
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