english language

  1. Coursera

    Coursera English Composition I

    Overview You will gain a foundation for college-level writing valuable for nearly any field. Students will learn how to read carefully, write effective arguments, understand the writing process, engage with others' ideas, cite accurately, and craft powerful prose. Course Learning Objectives •...
  2. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn Exploring English: Shakespeare

    Overview Explore the English language through Shakespeare’s plays This course will look at the life and works of William Shakespeare and take you from his birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon to the Globe Theatre in London, from where he secured his central place in English literature. We will...
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    Coursera Writing in English at University

    Overview Acquiring good academic research and writing skills early on is essential for your success both at university and in your professional life. This course aims: - to give you an understanding of the conventions of academic writing in English and to teach you the components and benefits...
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    Coursera Academic Literacy

    Overview This is the first course of the English for Research Publication Purposes Specialization. The course is an introduction to what you need to know about academic discourse. You’ll gain important critical reading skills to help you develop as a self-critical scientific writer. You will...
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    Coursera Scholarly Communication

    Overview Scholarly Communication is a concise but comprehensive course on how to write research papers in English. The course will help the candidates gain a better understanding of the rhetorical conventions of English and the common challenges the candidates may face as an academic writer. The...
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    Coursera Grant Proposal

    Overview The course provides guidance on developing a strong application that will allow reviewers to better evaluate the science and merit of your proposal. You will learn how to put your ideas into proper words, arrange a clear and concise paper and search grant market for potential funder...
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    Coursera Technical Writing

    Overview The course develops technical writing skills necessary to communicate information gained through a process of technical or experimental work. The course highlights the factors that determine the degree of technicality of the language and concepts involved. You will learn how to write...
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    Coursera Tricky American English Pronunciation

    Overview In this course, you’ll practice the sounds of American English that might sometimes be confusing. You'll practice both consonant and vowel sounds. You’ll also learn about the things that give English its special “music,” such as how to stress the right syllable in a word, how to make...
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    Coursera English for Journalism

    Overview Welcome to English for Journalism, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then select...
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    Coursera English for Business and Entrepreneurship

    Overview Welcome to English for Business and Entrepreneurship, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll...
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    Coursera English for Career Development

    Overview Welcome to English for Career Development, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then...
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    Coursera Speak English Professionally: In Person, Online & On the Phone

    Overview Do you want to speak better English? This course will help you reach that goal. Speak English Professionally: In person, Online and On the Phone will boost your English speaking skills. In this 5 week course, you will learn how to identify and make a strong personal introduction. You...
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    Coursera Build Your Professional ePortfolio in English

    Overview Roughly half of the world’s population is already online and so setting yourself apart from the crowd is more important than ever before. One of the best ways to do that is by creating your own ePortfolio. An ePortfolio is a site that showcases or shows your background, your resume, and...
  14. edX

    edX Upper-Intermediate English: Business

    Overview This course is the first in a series of four English language MOOCs designed for students with an intermediate level of English looking to reach a higher intermediate level. The course is comprised of video lessons, reading comprehension activities, grammar explanations and exercises...
  15. edX

    edX Upper-Intermediate English: Modern Life

    Overview This course is the second in a series of four English language MOOCs designed for students with an intermediate level of English looking to reach a higher intermediate level. The course is comprised of video lessons, reading comprehension activities, grammar explanations and exercises...
  16. edX

    edX Upper-Intermediate English: Globalization

    Overview This course is the third in a series of four English language MOOCs designed for students with an intermediate level of English looking to reach a higher intermediate level. The course is comprised of video lessons, reading comprehension activities, grammar explanations and exercises...
  17. edX

    edX Upper-Intermediate English: Technology Today

    Overview This course is the fourth in a series of four English language MOOCs designed for students with an intermediate level of English looking to reach a higher intermediate level. The course is comprised of video lessons, reading comprehension activities, grammar explanations and exercises...
  18. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn English Pronunciation in a Global World

    Overview Develop your ability to understand and speak English. A huge range of people need to be able to speak English in today’s globalised world. This means that you’ll need to understand, and be understandable to, other non-native speakers. But diversity in spoken English should also be...
  19. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn Exploring English: Language and Culture

    Overview This course is for people who are learning English and who are interested in finding out more about British culture and improving their English language skills. The course will use short videos to present a different topic each week, including English as a global language, the...
  20. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn Basic English 1: Elementary

    Overview Learn English for use in everyday situations This free online course will help you learn basic English skills. It will give you confidence in everyday situations and help you improve your listening skills. Use your computer or smartphone to hear people talking in English in a number of...
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