Write with confidence: grammar, punctuation and style for everyday writing (level 1 and above)

Course Dates: 30/04/20 - 02/07/20
Time: 18:15 - 20:30
Location: Online

Do you want to work on your writing? Do you need to become more confident writing different texts? Do you need tto improve your writing for work? This course provides a supportive workshop environment for you to explore issues of grammar and style in your own writing. This workshop is particularly geared to anyone who is not confident with their writing and is writing within a professional, academic or creative context.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘How will I be taught’ section in course details for more information.

Description

What is the course about?

This course provides a supportive workshop environment for you to explore issues of grammar and style in your own writing.

What will we cover?

You will be able to build on your understanding of grammar by analysing your own written work.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- proof read your own and other people’s writing with more confidence
- identify and evaluate grammatical habits in your writing
- use your knowledge of grammar to communicate more effectively in writing.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This workshop is particularly geared to anyone who is not confident with their writing and is writing within a professional, academic or creative context.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Each week you will be asked to bring in examples of your own writing, give feedback on others work and research and present on grammatical topics.

This course will be delivered online, and will involve tutor presentation and class discussion. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. To fully participate in this online class you will need:
- An email address
- A reliable internet connection
- A computer/laptop/tablet with a fully updated browser (preferably google chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

The tutor will provide relevant handouts and materials throughout the course. You will be asked to bring your written work to class.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

When you successfully complete this course, the tutor will advise you on the next level you can progress to.

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Course Code: HCS36

Started Thu, eve, 30 Apr - 02 Jul '20

Duration: 10 sessions (over 10 weeks)

Full fee: £149.00
Senior fee: £119.00
Concession: £37.00

Before booking on this course, please register or log in to your account to complete a short online assessment. We need you to do this to check that this course is the right level for you.
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