Descrição do Curso

In this course you will learn the art of persuasive writing, especially for university essays. You will learn how to persuade using sound reasoning, solid arguments and evidence, rather than emotional pressure. You will learn the importance of avoiding bias, giving due respect to counter-arguments, while still presenting the strongest possible case for your point of view. You will learn how to interpret an essay question and formulate your thesis statement, to structure your essay for clarity, and to use formal academic language. You will also learn how to apply critical thinking in order to recognise bad reasoning, avoiding logical fallacies.  

Detalhes do Curso
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Mark Hornshaw
Rítmo flexível
Iniciante
1 hora
Detalhes do Curso
en
en
Mark Hornshaw
Rítmo flexível
Iniciante
1 hora
Descrição do Curso

In this course you will learn the art of persuasive writing, especially for university essays. You will learn how to persuade using sound reasoning, solid arguments and evidence, rather than emotional pressure. You will learn the importance of avoiding bias, giving due respect to counter-arguments, while still presenting the strongest possible case for your point of view. You will learn how to interpret an essay question and formulate your thesis statement, to structure your essay for clarity, and to use formal academic language. You will also learn how to apply critical thinking in order to recognise bad reasoning, avoiding logical fallacies.