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English
Subtitles: Arabic, German, English, Spanish, Hindi

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

20%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: Arabic, German, English, Spanish, Hindi

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Getting Started

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 21 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Plagiarism Resource video 13m
Plagiarism Resource video 26m
Choosing a Topic and Research Question video7m
Making an Outline video2m
6 readings
Capstone Overview10m
Reminder about Plagiarism10m
Message about Peer Reviews10m
The Assignment10m
Rubric10m
Resources for Review10m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Research and Annotated Bibliography

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 8 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Resources for Review10m
Annotated Bibliography10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

First Draft and Introduction Paragraph

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 29 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Writing Longer Essays video8m
Using Sources video7m
1 reading
Resources for Review10m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

The Rough Draft

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 12 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
MLA Formatting video7m
1 reading
Resources for Review10m

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About the Academic English: Writing Specialization

The skills taught in this Specialization will empower you to succeed in any college-level course or professional field. You’ll learn to conduct rigorous academic research and to express your ideas clearly in an academic format. In the final Capstone Project, all the knowledge that you’ve gained over the span of these courses will culminate into an academic research paper on an issue of your choice....
Academic English: Writing

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