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Ce que vous allez apprendre

  • Learn how the words you choose can change the decisions people make

  • Use syntax strategically

  • Write with originality and produce sentences that nobody else can write

  • Arrange a complex set of information in a reader-friendly way

Compétences que vous acquerrez

PersuasionCreativityWritingTime managementEditing
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Semaine
1

Semaine 1

6 heures pour terminer

The Words Under the Words

6 heures pour terminer
21 vidéos (Total 50 min), 15 lectures, 9 quiz
21 vidéos
Making You More Persuasive2 min
Errors and Insights3 min
Mechanics and Strategy4 min
Map to a Decision3 min
Saints vs. Jerks4 min
Better at Getting Better3 min
S.M.A.R.T. Goals and Stretch Goals2 min
Résumé Review4 min
6-60-63 min
Technical and Tactical58s
Punctuation and Professionalism2 min
Punctuation and Professionalism: Comma Splice3 min
Notes on Nuance: "Un-"1 min
Good Sentences3 min
Reflection is a Team Sport2 min
Student Takeaway: Words Under the Words22s
Student Takeaway: Better at Getting Better25s
Student Takeaway: T-Shaped25s
Student Takeaway: 6-60-636s
Student Takeaway: Writing as Mapping31s
15 lectures
Teaching Style + Resources3 min
Help Us Learn More About You!10 min
Class Clips10 min
Exercise—Errors and Insights25 min
Performing Under Pressure and Expressive Writing10 min
The Words Under the Words (Concept)15 min
The Words Under the Words (Examples)5 min
Class Clips15 min
"A Note About Me"7 min
Exercise—S.M.A.R.T. Goals Self-Assessment45 min
Exercise—Résumé Review30 min
The Optimal Amount of Advocacy1 min
Notes on Nuance: "Un-"3 min
Exercise—Good Sentences (Education)15 min
Garbage In, Garbage Out1 min
9 exercices pour s'entraîner
Low-Stakes Practice4 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Low-Stakes Practice3 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Low-Stakes Practice10 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Punctuation Practice: Comma Splices3 min
Nuance Practice: "Un-"10 min
Weekly Review (Graded)15 min
Semaine
2

Semaine 2

3 heures pour terminer

The Infinite Power of Grammar

3 heures pour terminer
12 vidéos (Total 25 min), 12 lectures, 4 quiz
12 vidéos
Previously On: The Words Under the Words2 min
Previously On: Deliberate Practice2 min
Previously On: Mechanics and Strategy1 min
Writing as Redecorating2 min
The Infinite Power of Grammar2 min
The Animal Farm Principle1 min
Punctuation and Professionalism: "However"5 min
Notes on Nuance: "Almost" and "Even"1 min
Takeaways1 min
Student Takeaway: Passive on Purpose25s
Student Takeaways: Positive No16s
12 lectures
Exercise—Previously On15 min
The Infinite Power of Grammar (Concept)8 min
The Infinite Power of Grammar (Examples)5 min
Exercise—Interrupting Elements10 min
Class Clips15 min
Passive on Purpose5 min
Positive No10 min
Notes on Nuance: "Almost" and "Even"5 min
Exercise—Good Sentences (Entrepreneurship)15 min
Resource Request2 min
Exercise—Takeaway Reflection5 min
Edit Our Edits2 min
4 exercices pour s'entraîner
Low-Stakes Practice6 min
Punctuation Practice: "However"5 min
Nuance Practice: "Almost" and "Even"10 min
Weekly Review (Graded)15 min
Semaine
3

Semaine 3

3 heures pour terminer

The Rule of Three

3 heures pour terminer
8 vidéos (Total 16 min), 10 lectures, 6 quiz
8 vidéos
Previously On: Syntax1 min
Previously On: The Animal Farm Principle3 min
The Rule of Three1 min
Punctuation and Professionalism: Adverbial Conjunctions5 min
Notes on Nuance: "To"1 min
Takeaways1 min
Student Takeaway: Rule of Three 29s
10 lectures
Exercise—Previously On10 min
Class Clips10 min
The Rule of Three (Concept)10 min
The Rule of Three (Examples)5 min
Alliteration, Restraint, and a Mind at Work10 min
Alliteration: Fan Favorite?2 min
Student-->Teacher (Optional)20 min
Notes on Nuance : "To"3 min
Exercise—Good Sentences (Criminal Law)15 min
Exercise—Takeaway Reflection5 min
6 exercices pour s'entraîner
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Alliteration30 min
Punctuation Practice: Adverbial Conjunctions5 min
Nuance Practice: "To"5 min
Weekly Review (Graded)15 min
Semaine
4

Semaine 4

5 heures pour terminer

The Power of the Particular

5 heures pour terminer
14 vidéos (Total 52 min), 19 lectures, 8 quiz
14 vidéos
Previously On: "Interleaving"5 min
Previously On: "To"1 min
The Power of the Particular1 min
What Makes a Word "Real"?17 min
Sentences Nobody Else Can Write2 min
Sentences Nobody Else WOULD Write1 min
S-H-A-P-E2 min
The S-H-A-P-E Framework: Class Clip12 min
Punctuation and Professionalism (Coordinating Conjunctions)3 min
Notes on Nuance: Chiasmus2 min
Student Takeaway: Earn Your Generalizations26s
Student Takeaway: Sincerity Takes a Few Drafts28s
Next Course51s
19 lectures
Exercise—Previously On10 min
The Power of the Particular (Concept)10 min
The Power of the Particular (Examples)5 min
Exercise—Strive for Five30 min
Exercise—"Pleasures of Hating"15 min
Exercise—Word Choice, Word Confusion10 min
Exercise—Which vs. That5 min
The Phenomenology of Error3 min
Exercise—Me, Myself, and I5 min
What Makes a Word "Real"?1 min
Slang School5 min
Class Clips10 min
(Optional) Exercise—What Happens If You Win?20 min
Notes on Nuance: Chiasmus3 min
Chiasmus: Fan Favorite?2 min
Exercise—Good Sentences (Food)15 min
Book Recommendations3 min
(Optional) Exercise—Thank You Letter2 min
Course Feedback10 min
8 exercices pour s'entraîner
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Low-Stakes Practice7 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Low-Stakes Practice5 min
Punctuation Practice (Coordinating Conjunctions)5 min
Nuance Practice: Chiasmus5 min
Weekly Review (Graded)15 min

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