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Improve Your English Grammar 20 Hours Certificate Course

Learn How To Improve Your Grammar Skills.
Enhance your writing and communication abilities. We all use language in some form and we combine words to effectively communicate with others, both in the written and spoken forms. This course will help to improve the way you communicate in English, by strengthening your grammar and punctuation and introducing you to concepts of style and purpose; how your writing can and should change to ensure your meaning is clear in any context.

We rely on punctuation and grammar to enhance the way that our words are received by others and to reduce misunderstandings.
Grammar provides a coherent structure for the expression of thoughts and ideas. By following grammatical rules, we are able to compile logical sentences that make sense to the receiver. Punctuation is used to create sense within the correct grammar, indicating such things as start and end of sentences, spaces, groupings, questions and so on.

This course can help English speakers to improve their grammar, punctuation and control of language elements, particularly in written communication. For speakers of English as a second language, it will help to clarify some of the rules to follow in both written and spoken language.  

What is covered in this course?

Lesson 1 Introduction -

  • The Components of Language
  • Root Words
  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Clauses

Lesson 2 Types of Words

  • Pronouns
  • Adjectives and Adverbs, with rules and examples

Lesson 3 Punctuation

  • Commas
  • Colons
  • Semi colons
  • Quotation marks, and more

Lesson 4

  • Upper and Lower Case
  • Abbreviations
  • Numbers
  • Bullet points
  • Rules and Guidelines for their use.

Lesson 5 Using Words Together

  • Clauses and Phrases
  • Sentence types and construction
  • Writing clearly and appropriately in different contexts (books, periodicals, online etc)
  • Language styles- persuasive, imaginative, formal, colloquial and more.
  • Language for purpose - narratives, recounts, expositions, reports and more.

 

Course Features

• Enrol any time of day or night.
• Start studying immediately or later (as you wish).
• Configure your study sessions at any length and frequency you wish.
• Work through at your own pace.
• Help desk- contact our help desk here with the subject title: 'Help Desk Short Course'.
• Automated self assessment tests pop up at the end of each lesson. You can attempt these as many times as you wish; and each time, upon completion, you can see your results. You will need internet access to complete the self assessment tests.
• At the end of the whole course, you are presented with a major automated examination which can be attempted online, anywhere, anytime.

If you achieve a 60% pass in the exam, you immediately receive a downloadable certificate of completion with your name on it.

Course Info
How Do Our Tuition Fees Compare?
Course StartBegin your learning at any time.
Course Prerequisite None
Course Qualification (Study Option A)
Course Qualification (Short Courses)Online Certificate issued after successful completion of online multiple choice questions based tests.
Course Qualification (Study Option B)
Comparative Credits Information
Course Duration and DeadlinesCourse hours given are a guide only.
Study SupportNone.
Suitability for Self Employment and Small BusinessesOur courses are ideal for sole traders and small business owners and their staff. Customer confidence in what you can do will determine how successful you are in getting clients. Doing the job right using the correct knowledge and skills, leads to repeat business and referrals to friends, family and work colleagues. Completing one or more of our courses for the service you have to offer, will give you the tools to achieve this and grow your business.
Recognition of Your Course By EmployersKnowledge is power, so the more relevant skills you can acquire, the more attractive you will look to an employer.
Recognition of Your Course By UniversitiesNot Applicable
Designing Your Own Qualification
How Can I Enrol?Online by clicking the Enrol Now button.
How Can I Get a Pro-forma Invoice for my Employer?Contact us with details and we will email your employer an invoice. We will need: employer's name, address, telephone number, email address and contact name. We will also require your name, telephone number, email address, date of birth and the course and code you wish to enrol for.
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Improve Your English Grammar 20 Hours Certificate Course

Price: £99.00Course Code: SHRT
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