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4.6
314 calificaciones
85 revisiones
100 % en línea

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Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
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Fechas límite flexibles

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Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 32 horas para completar

Sugerido: 3 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Español (Spanish), Francés (French)

Habilidades que obtendrás

Essay WritingEnglish LanguageAcademic WritingEditing
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 32 horas para completar

Sugerido: 3 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Español (Spanish), Francés (French)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
1 hora para completar

The Writing Process

To start our course, we will examine your own writing process and what it means to respond to the writing of others. We will also think about what academic writing means....
Reading
4 videos (Total 37 minutos), 2 readings
Video4 videos
Responding to Others' Writing11m
What is Academic Writing?9m
Understanding Your Writing Process8m
Reading2 lecturas
I am a Writer Sample Feedback10m
A Note About Deadlines10m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

Critical Reading

This week will concentrate on the skill of reading critically. Additionally, we will learn about the conventions of academic writing, including integrating evidence and schools of citation. Finally, you are encouraged to write your own critical review of "The Sweet Spot." This is an optional writing assignment, but it is a requirement to receive a honor's certificate....
Reading
5 videos (Total 93 minutos), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Integrating Evidence15m
Moving from Discussion to Draft7m
Schools of Citation5m
Critical Review Writing Workshop50m
Reading4 lecturas
Daniel Coyle, "The Sweet Spot"10m
Academic Writing Resources10m
Critical Review Examples10m
Critical Review: Sample Feedback10m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

Project 1: Visual Analysis

This week, the central topic is visual images in academic writing. The goal is to practice interpreting and writing about images convincingly. Plus, Dr. Comer will help you think about what area of inquiry you would like to focus on in this course and what it means to write a draft. Finally, you will write your visual analysis and learn how to give meaningful feedback....
Reading
9 videos (Total 87 minutos), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video9 videos
What is a Draft?2m
Reading Visual Images7m
Using Images in Scholarly Writing4m
Effective Claims4m
Responding Towards Revision4m
Feedback on Visual Analysis Draft2m
Workshopping Writing6m
Visual Analysis Writing Workshop50m
Reading4 lecturas
Geoffrey Colvin, "What It Takes To Be Great"10m
Sample Essays for Project 110m
More Resources for Visual Analysis10m
Sample Feedback Visual Analysis Draft10m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Revision Strategies and Visual Analysis Revision

Based on the feedback of your colleagues improve your visual analysis. After you receive feedback on your final submission, submit a self-reflection quiz about your experience writing this project....
Reading
4 videos (Total 24 minutos), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video4 videos
Strategies for Revision8m
Crafting Effective Titles5m
Editing Strategies7m
Reading1 lectura
Sample Feedback Visual Analysis Final10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Visual Analysis Self-Reflection8m
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Dirección de la carrera

40%

comenzó una nueva carrera después de completar estos cursos
Beneficio de la carrera

43%

consiguió un beneficio tangible en su carrera profesional gracias a este curso

Principales revisiones

por JRMar 8th 2017

Very helpful for writers and future career writers. Plus the professor is extremely down to earth. Was not expecting that and I forgive her for being a Duke fan. Go Tar Heels!!!! jk jk

por AADec 15th 2017

I very excited to get this certificate and improved my knowledge writing and skills to get better understand for create a fiction with rules that I learned in Duke University

Instructor

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Dr. Denise Comer

Assistant Professor of the Practice; Director of First-Year Writing
Thompson Writing Program

Acerca de Universidad Duke

Duke University has about 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world....

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  • Una vez que te inscribes para obtener un Certificado, tendrás acceso a todos los videos, cuestionarios y tareas de programación (si corresponde). Las tareas calificadas por compañeros solo pueden enviarse y revisarse una vez que haya comenzado tu sesión. Si eliges explorar el curso sin comprarlo, es posible que no puedas acceder a determinadas tareas.

  • Cuando compras un Certificado, obtienes acceso a todos los materiales del curso, incluidas las tareas calificadas. Una vez que completes el curso, se añadirá tu Certificado electrónico a la página Logros. Desde allí, puedes imprimir tu Certificado o añadirlo a tu perfil de LinkedIn. Si solo quieres leer y visualizar el contenido del curso, puedes participar del curso como oyente sin costo.

  • No. Completion of a Coursera course does not earn you academic credit from Duke; therefore, Duke is not able to provide you with a university transcript. However, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile.

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