In this 4-week course, students will master the academic essay by planning, composing, and formatting their own, original essays.
They will cover two kinds of essay
The course will start with the basics and move from smaller essays to the final, culminating essay, which is the argument essay. This class is also a mixture of lecture and independent work.
Students will learn the essential ingredients of academic essay and the skills necessary to produce their own successfully.
Learners in this class will learn the essential ingredients in an essay, and then work together to identify them and deconstruct a sample essay to see how its parts all fit together. We'll work together to build a class essay from scratch, and then everyone will have the chance to produce their own, original essay to be marked and gain feedback.