Course 2: Getting Started with Essay Writing This is the second course in the Academic English: Writing specialization.
By introducing you to three types of academic essays, this course will especially help prepare you for work in college classes, but anyone who wants to improve his or her writing skills can benefit from this course.
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In this module, you'll learn what this type of essay is and how to structure it.
Then, you'll look at some examples and practice writing your own compare/contrast essay.This is another type of academic essay that you might be asked to write in your college classes.For this type of essay you'll think about reasons why something happens or the effects of something.The skills taught in this Specialization will empower you to succeed in any college-level course or professional field.You’ll learn to conduct rigorous academic research and to express your ideas clearly in an academic format.In the final Capstone Project, all the knowledge that you’ve gained over the span of these courses will culminate into an academic research paper on an issue of your choice..pass_color_to_child_links a.u-inline.u-margin-left--xs.u-margin-right--sm.u-padding-left--xs.u-padding-right--xs.u-absolute.u-absolute--center.u-width--100.u-flex-align-self--center.u-flex-justify--between.u-serif-font-main--regular.js-wf-loaded .u-serif-font-main--regular.amp-page .u-serif-font-main--regular.u-border-radius--ellipse.u-hover-bg--black-transparent.web_page .u-hover-bg--black-transparent:hover. Remember the sample essays in the lesson are typical for an intermediate-level student.Write a compare/contrast essay that fits your own writing ability. Now, you'll learn about writing the cause/effect essay.You have to think of good reasons to support your position.Remember to write an argument essay that is to the best of your own abilities.