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Strategies for Effective Writing

Does it seem like ages since that college composition class?  Not sure whether to use “farther” or “further,” “lay” or “lie?”  Do you want your writing to have a greater impact? This is the course for you. 

UMExtended Courses | Professional Development Series | Strategies for Effective Writing
Date: March 17 - May 5
Location: Online
Hours of
Course Fee: $195
Registration: Registration is closed.
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Course Description:

This non-credit course offers professionals a refresher in grammar, punctuation and basic elements of persuasive writing principles. During the eight online course sessions, students will achieve proficiency and confidence in writing by reviewing essential grammar rules, correcting common errors, and developing essential skills of argument and exposition.  The course features:
  • Punctuation
  • Simple and Complex Sentence Structure
  • Passive vs. Active Verbs
  • Apostrophes and Plurals
  • Problematic Pronouns

About the Instructor: Nathalie Wolfram

Nathalie Wolfram is an adjunct assistant professor in the Davidson Honors College at the University of Montana and a tutor at the UM Writing Center. She received her Ph.D. in English from Yale University.

  • School of Extended & Lifelong Learning
  • The University of Montana
  • 32 Campus Drive
  • Missoula, MT  59812
  • Phone: (406) 243-2900
  • Fax: (406) 243-2047
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