English: Grammar and Style for Writers (UN III-IV)

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Course Objective

This course will help you improve problematic areas in writing including points of grammar and lexis; aspects of style, such as punctuation, capitalization and clarity; and packaging and signposting for clearer formatting. You will learn some practical tips on how to make your writing more engaging, readable and concise.


This course is designed for writers of substantive documents such as reports, proposals, briefing notes, talking points and more. You will learn to use online tools and resources. We will work with real examples from United Nations texts.

Methodology / Approach

You will prepare for the classes beforehand. You will do four assignments to put into practice what is learned. You will have a coaching session.


You will be evaluated through: four online assignments and course and online platform participation.