ESL: Practical Writing: Basic Emails

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ESL: Practical Writing: Basic Emails

Course Description

In this course you will learn how to draft, compose, and edit a professional email in an academic or business setting. You will learn common structures and formats common in emails in a professional setting. Additionally, you will learn to use grammar and language appropriate for a business email.  Finally, you will explore how to address tone and style to enhance your email writing.   

Requirements & Materials

Provided (student will receive)

  • All materials will be provided to the learner through the campus learning platform.

Session Details

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for non-native speakers of English who are at the high intermediate to advanced proficiency level and are interested in improving their communication skills.

English as a Second Language learner using a headset

What You Will Learn

  • Business emails to provide information (notifications/findings)
  • Business emails to request information or help
  • Business emails to propose a change or a meeting
  • The basic parts of a business email
  • General business email etiquette
  • Grammar areas for improvement and how to self-edit your emails
  • Informal business emails versus formal business emails
  • How to respond to a business email with agreement, disagreement, and clarification requests
English as a Second Language learners collaborating in classroom

How You Will Benefit

  • Increase your professional written communication.
  • Effectively achieve your email communication goals.
  • Improve self- and peer-editing skills.
  • Provide feedback to classmates about emails.
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An excellent experience in learning a second language because of methodology for academics and success. In addition, you gain knowledge about other cultures through personal sharing with other classmates.

- Sandra Naranjo Betancur


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