Monday, February 8, 2016 - 16:45
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Write101x: English Grammar and Style begins 29 February

UQx’s much-loved Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), WRITE101x: English Grammar and Style, is open once again for registrations and will commence teaching on 29th February.

The course, led by Associate Professor Roslyn Petelin from UQ’s School of Communication and Arts, teaches students key concepts and strategies essential for writing well.

Over 180,000 students registered for the blockbuster course in its two previous runs in 2014 and 2015.

Popular course tutors Amber Gwynne and Megan Porter will also be on hand once again to assist students in the discussion forums. During 2014 and 2015 the pair wrote over two and a half thousand discussion posts.

For students of English as a Second Language who are looking for support in learning English, UQx has also released IELTSx: IELTS Academic Test Preparation. The comprehensive, self-paced course offers 4 interactive modules covering listening, speaking, reading and writing and helps students prepare for the IELTS Academic Test.