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02/05/21 Online Grammar Essentials Course is a Course

02/05/21 Online Grammar Essentials Course

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Full course description

Course Type:  Live Online Instructor-Led

IMPORTANT:  Please log in to your course using the Course Invitation from Institute for Corporate & Continuing Education <notifications@instructure.com>.  This invitation will be emailed to you the same day you enroll/register for the course.  

This is how you will access your classroom course.  This is also how you will access your online live synchronous meeting software.  

Course Format:  This is a training course that includes online self-study, online presentations, and interactive support with the instructor. 

Course Technology Requirements:  Desktop computer, laptop computer, Chromebook, or tablet with an internet connection and Chrome browser recommended.  Mobile phones may not be compatible with interactive course tools and modules. 

Day: Friday

Dates:  02/05/21 and 02/12/21

Time:  6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Description:  This Grammar Essentials course will teach you how to:

  • Write effective sentences that are easy-to-understand
  • Identify and use basic sentence components (e.g. nouns, verbs, adverbs, adjectives, objects, subjects)
  • Identify and correct some of the most common problems associated with writing sentences (e.g. subject-verb agreement, redundant words, padded phrases, etc.)
  • Create and organize a paragraph properly
  • Identify and correct some of the most common problems associated with writing paragraphs (e.g. wordiness, lack of parallel structure, active vs. passive voice)
  • Use basic punctuation such as commas, periods, question marks and hyphens
  • Use advanced punctuation such as apostrophes, semi-colons and colons
  • Identify common problems with punctuation
  • Capitalize words and phrases properly

 Instructor:  Mark Aruda