Course Catalogue

A guide to writing different kinds of essays

There are different kinds of essays required at school, and some of these essay writing tips come in very useful for tertiary and work writing too. Work through this clear and useful course – back by popular demand – to improve your writing in discursive, persuasive, reflective, narrative and descriptive essays, and watch your marks go up!

Surprised by parenthood

This course looks at stories and articles about young people who did not plan to fall pregnant, and yet found themselves facing this reality. What decisions have to be made? How does having an unplanned baby affect your life’s path? Read these compelling texts and explore how other people have faced this challenge. The multiple choice questions will deepen your comprehension and understanding of these pieces. (Course finishes at the end of August. Certificates sent out first week in September.)

Work-wise tips for job-seekers

We all know how hard it is to find a job, and it is easy to lose hope and give up. This collection of articles gives different ways on how you can develop yourself both personally and professionally while you are unemployed. The multiple-choice quiz questions help to apply these learnings to practical situations. (Course finishes end of July 2019, certificates sent out in the first week of August).