Diploma in English Language and Literature - Revised
Learn different English writing styles and aspects of English literature with this free English language course.
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Our English literature course syllabus covers the fundamentals of English grammar and effective speaking, and writing. The modules also analyze literature with an emphasis on renowned authors and poets. These include English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge who is best known for ""The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"", American playwright Arthur Miller best known for ""All My Sons"", and the famous English playwright William Shakespeare. This English language and literature degree will surely take your English skills to another level.
Different people have different tastes in writing. With this free English language online course, you will learn the different writing structures for comedy, descriptive, mystery, spy, science fiction, instructional, opinionated, poetic, and reflective writing. After gaining an understanding of the different writing styles - including the structure, language, and complexity of these styles - you will learn how to better communicate with your audience by choosing the right style for different situations.
Improving your English proficiency is always a good thing for people young or old. It not only enhances your personal skills, but your professional development as well. By completing this Diploma course in English Language and Literature you will demonstrate your mastery of the English language, and boost your English skills today. So, check out the course and start gaining that extra knowledge now.Start Course Now
Having completed this course, you will be able to:
- Describe what writing is, various writing styles used and writing triggers
- Explain the different types of poetry and how to write a poem
- Discuss the purpose of punctuation in the English language
- Discuss how the past tense, present tense and passive tense is structured in the English language
- Examine reading, writing and communication in the English language
- Identify how a journalist goes about reporting in a fair and honest manner
- Explain various ways to read and study a text
- Explain the themes in The Crucible by Arthur Miller
- Discuss Shakespeare's life and the mystery of Shakespeare
- Identify the types of literary devices Shakespeare used in his works
- Examine the Shakespearean language famous in all his works
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