Writing in English for non-native speakers
Learn how to write effectively in English by completing fun and practical tasks that allow you to develop your skills. Work closely with your teacher to practise writing emails and short descriptive paragraphs, learn strategies for writing longer pieces such as reports and essays.
Feature Writing with Dr Sian Prior
Media editors are always looking for freelance content, especially travel articles, opinion pieces, personal columns, profiles and informative features. In this course we will introduce you to the basics of feature writing and show you how to pitch your work for publication.
Nonfiction Writing with Dr Sian Prior
If you want to craft an authentic, engaging piece of non fiction writing, you need to find the story at the heart of the situation you're exploring. In this hands-on course, you'll learn how to convert a bunch of facts into a gripping tale to grab your audience.
Creative Nonfiction Writing with Dr Sian Prior
Learn some of the essential skills to write publishable works of nonfiction in this online course. From essays to memoirs and autobiographies, personal columns, to self-help books, the ingredients remain the same: well-planned and focussed research, a clear and convincing voice, and a persuasive publishing proposal.