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9J. Academic Language and Writing Style

ColWrit 9J. Academic Language and Writing Style

3 units

As Nathaniel Hawthorne once noted, “Easy reading is hard writing”. Enhance your ability to communicate complex ideas clearly and accurately in written English in this engaging 3 unit course. Students will improve and expand their knowledge of grammar rules, editing and proofreading strategies, sentence structure and variety, and the foundations of academic style. Using their own and professional writers’ work, students will expand their repertoire of grammatical structures and improve the clarity and sophistication of their writing. Suitable for low-intermediate through advanced students.

Please note, students enrolling in Colwrit/ESL 9J course must take an online placement exam.