Course Content

Essay Writing

Essay Writing Skills

Throughout your academic career, you will usually be asked to write an essay. This course will show you the writing and revision processes for all types of essays. Then, it will explore how to write narrative, persuasive and expository essays.

  • Essay structure
  • Planning
  • Brainstorming
  • Referencing
Note Taking

Note Taking

Students will be provided with tips on how to recall more information from lectures through active listening and purposeful notetaking. Lecture notes can be a critical tool for preparing for exams. We will explore how to use a variety of note-taking formats in this course.

  • Lecture notes
  • Re-writing lecture notes
  • Study skills
  • Memory techniques
Presentation Skills

Presentation Skills

Giving an engaging performance can really boost the audience’s experience. This course will teach performance techniques that will ensure students can both impress and successfully convey information to an audience.

  • Powerpoint
  • Prezzi
  • Movie making
  • Delivery
Student Projects

Project Work

This program provides a solid grounding and foundation in the practice of communication; combining the creativity of our students along with the latest tools and technologies and the knowledge acquired in class.

  • Planning
  • Research
  • Investigation
  • Using google effectively