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Improve Your English - Level 1

Tuart College

Event outline

This is a 10 week course.  Participants attend for 2 hours per week.

This course is designed to improve written English language skills for personal, work/professional or educational purposes.

Course Objectives:

  • Learn how to use a dictionary
  • Understand parts of speech
  • Learn the terminology of grammar
  • Learn the rules of spelling – “Getting it Right”
  • Understand the levels of language
  • Learn how to expand your vocabulary – Learn how to use a thesaurus
  • Be able to construct a sentence
  • Know the different kinds of sentences – Simple – Compound – Complex – Compound-Complex
  • Understand the use of phrases and clauses
  • Use punctuation correctly – The comma, full stop, capitalization
  • Learn about the structure and form of a paragraph
  • Understand the importance of the topic sentence
  • Learn about examples of paragraphs – Narrative, Descriptive, Opinionative
  • Learn how to write a good letter
  • Know how to consider for whom the letter is intended
  • Use appropriate level of language in correspondence
  • Learn the rules for use of the apostrophe
  • Understanding the format of a letter
  • Learn how to write extended pieces of writing such as reports and essays

Dates & registration

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Provider information

Tuart College specialises in providing educational opportunities for adults returning to education or wishing to upgrade or improve their education.