This course provides 24/7 access to online lectures that present students with the knowledge required to write effective academic essays. Students learn how to structure their assignments to provide clarity to the reader and to maintain continuity of thought throughout. Furthermore, students are provided with advice on key features of academic writing, such as tense form and use, academic linkers and appropriate style.
Q. How long should it take to complete this course?
A. Each section should take between 30-45 minutes to complete (3-4 hours in total).
Q. How long will I have access to the course material for?
A. Participants have access to the course for 1 month.
Q. Can I download course material?
A. Course material is not downloadable but participants have unlimited access for 1 month.
Q. What is involved in the feedback sessions?
A. The 20 minutes feedback session is arranged via direct e-mail from CIELS. It involves Q&A with a CIELS tutor and/or review of sample participant work.