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English Writing Skills


English Writing Skills
English Writing Skills

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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. 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
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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 428 reviews
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: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Kyron Cooper
    Kyron Cooper United States of America I enjoyed this class and would recommend it to others who may be interested in sharpening their skills. 2015-06-11 20:06:25
  • Luis Vasquez
    Luis Vasquez United States of America I really love how informative this course was. I would really love to know if a pdf copy of either the lessons, and/or the quiz can be saved to the files for future reference and studying. That would be truly amazing. Otherwise, thank you for this lesson and I look forward to learning more from you. 2015-05-25 08:05:06
  • Shaquita Maxey
    Shaquita Maxey United States of America Very great informative lesson! 2015-04-10 05:04:51
  • Brian Hitchen
    Brian Hitchen United Kingdom A well constructed course that is easy to follow. I liked the fact that I could stop at any time and continue when I wanted. 2015-03-30 15:03:12
  • Issa Yusuf
    Issa Yusuf Nigeria This platform is an exceptional learning opportunity for lovers of knowledge. Particularly, this course has opened my eyes to the rudiments of writing and I have gained immensely from it. 2015-03-16 04:03:10
  • Callie Johnson
    Callie Johnson United States of America I enjoyed the course. It is a great foundational course, giving a nice overview of general writing topics, styles, methods, and terms used. 2015-02-28 03:02:26
  • Vincent Ndikumana
    Vincent Ndikumana Burundi English Writing Skills is a very interesting course.Living without any knowledge about it is like a car without a driver.You have to concentrate on it.I can not tell how great it is. 2015-02-26 16:02:57
  • Sonam Wangdi
    Sonam Wangdi Bhutan It was great pleasure to upgrade my writing skills and I am very thankful for providing such free online training to us. Best wishes! 2015-02-26 10:02:15
  • Jonathan Jillah
    Jonathan Jillah United States of America The writing course is full of rich material and practical knowledge enrichment. I whole heartedly appreciate it. 2015-02-26 05:02:28
  • Anne Wright
    Anne Wright [[]] This looks like just what I am looking to do. I have always wanted to try a write my own book and this course looks as if I can at least try to get close to my goal, it has everything I need to learn 2015-02-16 23:02:04
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