What is Academic Writing?

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Duke University
4.6 (359 ratings) | 150K Students Enrolled
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Skills You'll Learn

Essay Writing, English Language, Academic Writing, Editing

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LB

Jun 21, 2018

Helpful, informative, and engaging! I've always been at the top of my classes in English, but this is helping me sharpen my skills even more and apply them to my life.

PB

Apr 01, 2018

Hard work and worth it! Grateful for the opportunity. Fully recommend it for anyone who is serious about learning to write clearly and improve their prose.

From the lesson
The Writing Process
To start our course, we will examine your own writing process and what it means to respond to the writing of others. We will also think about what academic writing means.

Taught By

  • Dr. Denise Comer

    Dr. Denise Comer

    Assistant Professor of the Practice; Director of First-Year Writing

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