Created by:   University of California, Irvine

  • Tamy Chapman

    Taught by:    Tamy Chapman, Instructor, International Programs

    University of California Irvine Extension

  • Helen Nam

    Taught by:    Helen Nam, Instructor

    International Programs, UCI Extension

Basic InfoCourse 1 of 5 in the Academic English: Writing Specialization.
Commitment4 weeks of study, 4-5 hours/week
English, Subtitles: Vietnamese, Spanish
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Course 1 of Specialization


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Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 4,308 ratings

This course provides a very good introduction on punctuation and parallel sentences. Also, it introduces how to write good essay. My suggestion would be that the course could reduce sometime in the week1 learning and add more content in the sentences writing. Thank you.

Good course; very easy to understand.

Ecellent course! I have always struggled with punctuation in English; now I feel more confident!

Great course! I liked the format of the lectures and the exercises, very dynamic and objective.