XENX024 E-Learning Module: Grammar for Writing (2 cr)

Study level:
Other studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
Responsible organisation:
Language Centre
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



This course is for independent study and uses the Moodl learning platform. Its purpose is to revise and practice those areas of English grammar that students frequently struggle with in academic writing. There are no classroom meetings for this course. The module should take roughly 30 hours to complete.

Completion methods

A partly tutored e-learning course. All the course material is in the course workspace in Moodle https://moodle.jyu.fi/course/view.php?id=1404. All registered students should automatically gain access to the workspace. If this is not the case, please contact the course facilitator.

Assessment details

ASSESSMENT: The required learning tasks and deadlines (which are called 'check-in dates') are listed in Moodle. You can decide yourself before which check-in date to submit your assignments for assessment. It is recommended that the modules are completed within one term (autumn term = September-December, spring term = January-May). After the check-in date, it will take one or two weeks for you to get the feedback and for the course credit to show in Sisu. Grading scale is pass / fail.

Learning outcomes

LEARNING OUTCOMES: At the end of the module students are expected to better understand rules for using articles, prepositions, the passive voice, relative clauses, and tenses in texts.

Description of prerequisites

PROFICIENCY LEVEL: B2 - C1 (upper intermediate).

Completion methods

Method 1

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Parts of the completion methods
Unpublished assessment item