SHORT COURSE | Online

Grammar and Effective Writing

Polish your grammar and writing skills and get a grasp of punctuation and word choice, plus more.

Is it for you?

If you're not confident in your writing skills, this course will help you to understand the rules and conventions of writing and allow you to develop your writing and editing skills. After completing this course, you'll understand how to apply the rules of grammar, use the right words and construct coherent prose.

What will you learn?

While studying, you will assess case studies and complete a range of interactive and written tasks based on real-world examples.

Upon completion of this course, you will understand:

  • Grammar: The differences between speech, sentences, clauses, active and passive verbs, prepositions and how to use them, as well as common grammar mistakes and rules.
  • Punctuation: How to use punctuation marks, commas, apostrophes, hyphens, italics, and identify exceptions to the rules.
  • Word choice: Plain English, how to choose the right words, how to rid your writing of redundant words and avoid clichés, and how to identify and avoid common spelling mistakes.
  • Crafting sentences and paragraphs: How to write effective sentences and combine them to create a paragraph, when to start a new paragraph, and how to display a list correctly.

All our learning outcomes match the essential skills required by the profession day-to-day.

This course will boost your skill set, providing the tools you need to advance your career.

How long is it for?

Study time is equivalent to four CPD hours.

When you purchase this course, you will receive an activation code and link to access your course. You then have 120 days to complete the course.

You will receive a digital certificate on completion of this course. 

Please note you cannot purchase an IWFM online course on behalf of someone else - the person studying must provide their details. To purchase multiple licences please contact iwfm@academy.org.uk

 

Have a question about this online course? Speak to our Academy team.

Pricing

Member: £79 +VAT
Non-member: £99 +VAT


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