Not Your Typical English Class: Real-World Writing (6 Week Flex, 13-18)

Over 6 weeks, this class will teach you to write practical, real-world genres. No school essays here! Learn how to write a formal email, online review, an advertisement, and more.
Helen J, PhD
220 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 11 learners

No live meetings

Over 6 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per week

How does aFlexible Schedulecourse work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

Available Times

Pacific Time

Wed Jun 1

Jun 1 - Jul 12 (6 weeks)
Flexible Time
1 learner enrolled

Fri Jul 1

Jul 1 - Aug 11 (6 weeks)
Flexible Time
1 learner enrolled

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Class Experience

This class is taught in English.
  - Understand the technical aspects and conventions of writing email or writing on digital platforms
  - Use appropriate tone and vocabulary 
  - Know which terms of address to use for a letter, email or other communication 
  - Learn how to embed a hyperlink or file 
  - Know how to avoid blunders 
Assignments require 15 to 30 minutes of writing outside class time, plus a weekly quiz to check understanding (less than 5 minutes).  The class is 6 weeks long, so there are 6 writing assignments. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
  • websites, blogs and examples of writing online.
No live meetings, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


Helen J, PhD
Lives in the United States
Professor, tutor & creative consultant
220 total reviews
204 completed classes

About Me

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