CEEN 411 English Grammar and Writing Techniques (3 credits)

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Offered by: Language & Intercultural Comm. (School of Continuing Studies)


English Communication : Designed for students at an advanced level. Reviews grammatical structures. Explores specialized vocabulary and writing techniques for coherence, conciseness, clarity, accuracy, style, tone and audience. Strategies for revising, editing and effectively communicating the written message. / Ce cours propose aux étudiants de niveau avancé une révision des règles grammaticales, un examen du vocabulaire spécialisé et l'étude de stratégies permettant de rédiger avec plus de cohérence, de clarté, de concision, de précision et d'efficacité. Le cours présente aussi quelques techniques d'autocorrection.

Terms: Fall 2016, Winter 2017, Summer 2017

Instructors: Corinna Langer, Stephen William MacDonald, Jonathan Mitchell, Andrea Saunderson, Jerome Sestak, Christine Que, Melanie Stuy (Fall) Jerome Sestak, Stephen William MacDonald, Jonathan Mitchell, Andrea Saunderson, Christine Que, Melanie Stuy, Adriana Monteiro Lima, Yong He Lee, Una Hannon (Winter) Melanie Stuy, Jonathan Mitchell, Stephen William MacDonald, Michelle Warner (Summer)

  • 39 hours

  • Prerequisites: CEEN 331 and CEEN 332 or Entrance Placement Test or Permission of the Director

  • Corequisite: CEEN 412

  • Due to the intensive nature of this course, the standard add/drop and withdrawal deadlines do not apply. Add/drop is the second lecture day and withdrawal is the fourth lecture day.