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商業英語

Professional Writing Skills for Study and for Work

Course No. : 183-360108-01|Start Date : 08/11/2018

Admission Requirements

Level: Advanced
(University Education Level)

Instructor

CUSCS Instructor

Language Used

English

Session

10

Place

Central Learning Centre

Start Date

08/11/2018

Schedule

Thursday

Time

19:00 - 22:00

Tuition Fee

HK$ 2,450.00

Level

General Short Courses

Enquiries

3943 9034/ 3943 9138[JavaScript encoded]

Closing Date for Application

Enrolment deadline is 10 calendar days before the course commencement date. Late enrolment will only be considered if there are still vacant places.

COMMENCED
In the information age with great demand for written communication, being able to write well and fast is an edge. This program focuses on organizing skill and practical topics in stylistics which will help you write faster, in addition to writing more clearly and concisely. Mastery of these skills will ensure improved efficiency in completing any written tasks. In-class writing exercises will enable participants to experiment with various structures and receive feedback immediately. Topics to cover may include.

1. Writing fluent English:Coherence and cohesiveness
2. Paragraphing
3. Formality
4. Advanced writing skills I :Pro-forms and ellipsis
5. Advanced writing skills II :Inversion and fronting
6. Punctuation as an art

To enjoy the full benefits of this program, participants are expected to follow an intensive training regime which includes a daily home assignment.

(Participants of this course should have good knowledge of basic sentence structures.
Those who do not are advised to take 'Writing Skills Workshop' first.)