Short courses
English

Writing and Essay Skills

All students need to write well to succeed. This course explores the craft of essay writing by considering many of the key skills you need in academic work. You are introduced to how you can plan and design writing,and how the right style can be adopted for different tasks. You learn ways to minimise mistakes and you become familiar with referencing and constructing a bibliography. You also explore syntax and punctuation through exercises and discussion.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Start date of course.
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information

Middlesbrough campus:
Group A: Starts Monday 18 June, Mondays and Wednesdays for 3 weeks, 1.30pm-4.30pm
Group B: Starts Monday 9 July, Mondays and Wednesdays for 3 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
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How you are assessed

In-course assessment

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Start date of course.
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information