This course covers 5 main difficulties that students experience when writing essays. With our experienced teachers, you will gain the skills and knowledge to produce a much better quality of essay, and reproduce those skills independently at a later date with the help of your Post-Course Review Pack.
Thesis Statement Lesson
Aim: to develop the students’ ability to write an academic introduction – specifically Thesis Statements. The lesson shows different writing structures for thesis statements using linking words.
Paragraph Structure Lesson
Aim: to analyse the function of each sentence within a paragraph to ensure that students’ writing is clear and concise.
Cohesion and Coherence Lesson
Aim: to confidently identify and implement a variety of lexical and linguistic features to reference elsewhere in a text appropriately.
Academic Style Lesson
Aim: to analyse some of the important features of academic style by comparing the same two texts written formally and informally, discussing the common features.
Plagiarism Avoidance Lesson
Aim: to develop the students’ ability to paraphrase effectively using internet tools and going through a 3-stage process.