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Writing a Diary

Introduction to

Essay Writing

Key Details

Duration - 24 hours

Physical Classroom


Introduction to Essay Writing is an introduction to academic writing for English Language Learners, focusing on essay development, grammatical correctness, and self-editing. On this course, you will learn how to structure sentences, paragraphs and essays.


Course Information

Course Information

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the elements involved in assignment writing

  • Create effective thesis statements for your essays

  • Tackle writing introductions and conclusions

  • Use strategies for writing longer texts and thesis statements

  • Write effective sentences and paragraphs

  • Write well-developed body paragraphs

  • Plan and write compare/contrast, cause/effect, and argument essays


  • Critical reading - what is it and how do you do it?

  • Good academic practice, including sourcing, quoting and paraphrasing techniques.

  • Develop an academic style.

  • Academic vocabulary, dictionary skills and how to use ‘cautious’ language.

  • Structuring texts, paragraphs and essays.

  • Summarising texts and writing concisely.

  • Including evidence and examples to support your ideas.

  • Create your own academic essay from what you’ve learned.


Physical Classroom

We welcome learners from Egypt to join us at our campuses in Alexandria and Cairo. In a friendly classroom environment, you can complete a range of career-boosting teaching training and language programmes.



Introduction to Essay Writing is especially help prepare university students to approach their assignment writing with confidence. However, English learners who want to improve their writing skills can benefit from this course.


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