In this course, you will work on developing a cause and effect essay. As you do, you will develop reading, vocabulary, and grammar skills necessary to complete the assignment.
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College Writing Made Simple 3
Reading and Writing
Learn and practice the steps in writing a five-paragraph academic essay
About the Course
College Writing 3 is a teacher-assisted, self-study course designed to build a foundation for academic level coursework.
This course is for intermediate, non-native speakers of English who plan to attend a university in the United States and need to master academic reading and writing skills. Lessons include short video presentations, authentic reading passages, downloadable handouts, and interactive quizzes.
In this module, you will examine what poverty is, learn important vocabulary words, read a passage on the effects of poverty, and write one-sentence summaries.
In this module, you will examine the organization of a cause and effect essay and how to use direct quotations. We will also look at how to write effective paragraphs and use collocations.
Now it is time for you to bring your ideas together. In this module, you will write, edit, and revise your essay.