33116 Advanced Writing

Course Description

This course provides guided instruction in the writing of essays in English. This course provides guidance to learners on the best ways to construct and compose good essays. The course aims to help develop the students’ writing abilities. The emphasis throughout will be the practical exercise of students writing essays and improving from one writing assignment to the next. Emphasis is placed on writing effective paragraphs and sentences and how to organize contents and ideas into well-made sentences and good paragraphs. The course will enable students to learn how to research and write good essays.
The analysis and review of the main elements of paragraphing will be studied as well as the use of correct grammar, suitable vocabulary, spelling and punctuation. Types of writing shall be introduced such as practical writing like writing letters, notes, memos, reports, writing summary, narrative writing, descriptive writing, expository writing, exploratory writing etc.

Learning Objective

  • This course provides guided instruction in the writing of essays in English. This course provides guidance to learners on the best ways to construct and compose good essays. The course aims to help develop the students’ writing abilities. The emphasis throughout will be the practical exercise of students writing essays and improving from one writing assignment to the next. Emphasis is placed on writing effective paragraphs and sentences and how to organize contents and ideas into well-made sentences and good paragraphs. The course will enable students to learn how to research and write good essays. The analysis and review of the main elements of paragraphing will be studied as well as the use of correct grammar, suitable vocabulary, spelling and punctuation. Types of writing shall be introduced such as practical writing like writing letters, notes, memos, reports, writing summary, narrative writing, descriptive writing, expository writing, exploratory writing etc.
  • This course provides guided instruction in the writing of essays in English. This course provides guidance to learners on the best ways to construct and compose good essays. The course aims to help develop the students’ writing abilities. The emphasis throughout will be the practical exercise of students writing essays and improving from one writing assignment to the next. Emphasis is placed on writing effective paragraphs and sentences and how to organize contents and ideas into well-made sentences and good paragraphs. The course will enable students to learn how to research and write good essays. The analysis and review of the main elements of paragraphing will be studied as well as the use of correct grammar, suitable vocabulary, spelling and punctuation. Types of writing shall be introduced such as practical writing like writing letters, notes, memos, reports, writing summary, narrative writing, descriptive writing, expository writing, exploratory writing etc.
  • This course provides guided instruction in the writing of essays in English. This course provides guidance to learners on the best ways to construct and compose good essays. The course aims to help develop the students’ writing abilities. The emphasis throughout will be the practical exercise of students writing essays and improving from one writing assignment to the next. Emphasis is placed on writing effective paragraphs and sentences and how to organize contents and ideas into well-made sentences and good paragraphs. The course will enable students to learn how to research and write good essays. The analysis and review of the main elements of paragraphing will be studied as well as the use of correct grammar, suitable vocabulary, spelling and punctuation. Types of writing shall be introduced such as practical writing like writing letters, notes, memos, reports, writing summary, narrative writing, descriptive writing, expository writing, exploratory writing etc.

Credits

    3

Books for this Course

  • Jane Austen, pride and prejude J.ref. 17700c

Times Offered

  • September 2015
  • January 2016
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