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Skillsoft

Business Grammar Basics

Course description

Duration

duration

2 yrs

Study mode

studyMode

Online

Start date

date

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Are you confident when it comes to spelling? Do you remember what prefixes and suffixes are?

You’ll be surprised at how useful the basics of writing can be when composing a business message and upholding the reputation of your company.

Learn how to write more confidently in a professional setting with this short course from Skillsoft. Delivered entirely online, the whole course can be completed in just five hours.

The Business Grammar Basics short course is made up of the following five units:

  • Parts of Speech
  • Working with Words
  • Punctuation
  • Sentence Construction
  • Common Usage Errors

Course details

Entry requirements

None

Recognition
Location
Online
Start dates
Start anytime. Enrol nowHave a question about this course? Contact the course provider.
Duration
Self paced. 8 hours (e.g. 4 hours a week = finish in 2 weeks). Complete within 2 years.
Study mode
Online
Education institution
Skillsoft
Price
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact the course provider.
Payment options
Credit cardsSSL Security
You can pay for this course upfront securely online via credit card.

Ready to start?

Skillsoft

Business Grammar Basics

  1. Enrol in a few steps and pay via credit card
  2. Receive access to the course by email
  3. Support is available as you study
Enrol now
Price: $550AUD (GST Exempt)

What you’ll learn

You'll learn:

  • How to define the functions of the eight parts of speech: nouns, pronouns, verbs, adverbs, adjectives, prepositions, interjections, and conjunctions
  • How to skillfully combine words into meaningful sentences
  • How to use words effectively and correctly
  • How to form plurals and possessives correctly in your business writing
  • How to use words correctly, including some key rules on how to spell correctly
  • The standard rules and guidelines for using punctuation appropriately
  • How to correctly apply end punctuation, including the correct use and rules for periods, question marks, and exclamation points
  • The rules for using different connecting and separating marks, such as colons, semicolons, dashes, and hyphens
  • Basic sentence construction, including how to develop sentences that are logical, clear, and powerful
  • The importance of subject-verb agreement, as well as agreement between pronouns and their antecedents
  • How to identify and fix some of the most common types of sentence errors
  • How to use commonly confused words correctly, including words that sound alike and those with related meanings

Course content

5 units

  • Parts of speech
  • Working with sords
  • Punctuation
  • Sentence construction
  • Common usage errors

Payment options

There is 1 way you can pay for this course:

Upfront payment
Credit cardsSSL Security

You can pay for this course upfront securely online via credit card.

Ready to start?

Skillsoft

Business Grammar Basics

  1. Enrol in a few steps and pay via credit card
  2. Receive access to the course by email
  3. Support is available as you study
Enrol now
Price: $550AUD (GST Exempt)

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