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About

EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Academic and Business Writing in collaboration with University of California, Berkeley - UC BerkeleyX. An introduction to academic and business writing for English Language Learners, focusing on grammar, vocabulary, structure, editing, and publication.

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Overview

College Writing 2.2x provides an introduction to academic and business writing for English Language Learners. In this course, students focus on understanding the demands of different styles of writing, and work to improve grammatical correctness, vocabulary development, and revision and editing skills. 

Education

The Academic and Business Writing course from University of California, Berkeley - UC BerkeleyX includes material on vocabulary, tone, diction, and editing, all in the areas of academic and business writing. 

Students will have the opportunity to write on a number of different topics and ideas, always centered on areas of interest to them. The course materials are offered through readings and videos. Assignments include short writing assignments, quizzes, journal entries, and longer essays.

Programme Structure

What you'll learn
  • Refine persuasive writing techniques and essay development
  • Gain skills for proofreading, self-editing, revision, tone, and vocabulary
  • Develop strong English-language writing and communication skills

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 42 days
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Level: Introductory

Tuition Fee

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    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.
  • National

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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