About this Specialization
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100% online courses

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Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Advanced Level

Approx. 5 months to complete

Suggested 4 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese, Portuguese (Brazilian)

Skills you will gain

English GrammarPunctuationGrammarEnglish Language

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Advanced Level

Approx. 5 months to complete

Suggested 4 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese, Portuguese (Brazilian)

How the Specialization Works

Take Courses

A Coursera Specialization is a series of courses that helps you master a skill. To begin, enroll in the Specialization directly, or review its courses and choose the one you'd like to start with. When you subscribe to a course that is part of a Specialization, you’re automatically subscribed to the full Specialization. It’s okay to complete just one course — you can pause your learning or end your subscription at any time. Visit your learner dashboard to track your course enrollments and your progress.

Hands-on Project

Every Specialization includes a hands-on project. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to complete the Specialization and earn your certificate. If the Specialization includes a separate course for the hands-on project, you'll need to finish each of the other courses before you can start it.

Earn a Certificate

When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.

how it works

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Verb Tenses and Passives

4.8
473 ratings
135 reviews
Course2

Conjunctions, Connectives, and Adverb Clauses

4.8
204 ratings
55 reviews
Course3

Noun Clauses and Conditionals

4.7
136 ratings
34 reviews
Course4

Advanced Grammar & Punctuation Project

4.6
7 ratings
4 reviews

Instructors

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Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education
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Nicole Jacobs

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Extension
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Emily Ellis

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Extension

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Yes! To get started, click the course card that interests you and enroll. You can enroll and complete the course to earn a shareable certificate, or you can audit it to view the course materials for free. When you subscribe to a course that is part of a Specialization, you’re automatically subscribed to the full Specialization. Visit your learner dashboard to track your progress.

  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • Each course is about 3-4 hours per week for four weeks. The whole specialization would take about 16 weeks.

  • You should know intermediate grammar already. This course assumes you have studied English grammar before.

  • It's recommended that you take them in order.

  • UCI does not offer credit for the specialization.

  • You will be able to speak and write in English with fewer grammar mistakes.

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