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PDC52650 - Academic Writing - Structuring a Formal Essay

Overview

At a glance

This online Short Course provides an overview of the essential elements for constructing an academic-style essay. Academic writing is formal and uses a formal structure to present a coherent and logical argument. This course will provide the necessary steps to prepare, plan, research and create a basic academic essay to answer the task question.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

1 hour

Career Opportunities

This course is suitable for anyone wishing to gain knowledge on how to structure a formal academic essay.

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course provides an overview of the essential elements for constructing an academic-style essay. Academic writing is formal and uses a formal structure to present a coherent and logical argument. This course will provide the necessary steps to prepare, plan, research and create a basic academic essay to answer the task question.

Course Learning Outcomes:

1. Describe the formal structure of the academic essay
2. Identify the skills required to construct an academic essay
3. Outline the preparation and planning required for a formal essay.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements to enrol in this short course.

Program Structure

Self-paced online study with a Multiple Choice Quiz (MCQ).

How to Apply

Enrolment

For direct access to the course, visit cpd.cqu.edu.au