Essay Writing: How to Write an Amazing Essay in 5 Easy Steps

This practical guide to essay writing will help you develop your writing skills and achieve the best grade possible.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

This course is for students who are not getting the grades they want on their academic essays and need an extra hand from the pros. It is also for students who have put off writing their essays and need actionable steps to get them done quickly and on time.

Taking this course will give you the tips you need to write your next college essay quickly while still ensuring the quality is there to get the best grade possible.

In this course, you will learn:

    ·The various kinds of essays and what you need to do for each of them;

    ·How to quickly research your essay;

    ·How to organize your essay so your instructor can easily follow your thoughts;

    ·How to write your essay, including how to write a thesis statement;

    ·How to use and format citations properly; and

    ·How to revise your essay to make sure you eliminate as many errors as possible before submission.

This essay writing course also gives you bonus instructions on how to make your essay stand out. You’ll see an example of a college-level essay that received the best grade in the class for a model of how to structure and write your next paper.

This course consists of slides and a voice-over so that you can quickly access and skim the information, and go back to it easily whenever you need it. When an essay deadline is quickly approaching, you don’t have time to listen to video after video of talking. Skim our essay writing course to get the information you need when you need it, or take the full course when you have more time.

You can complete this course in an hour, or you can take your time and go through the examples, taking a full day.

Your essay writing skills will improve by taking this course. Sail through your next college essay with this easy guide . . . and if your essay is due in the next few days, this guide will help you get it done on time!

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge about essay writing is needed.
  • Basic English writing skills are beneficial, and access to a computer is necessary to take the course.
  • Basic essay writing experience will allow you to better understand some of the terminology, like “thesis statement,” but all the relevant terms and examples are explained throughout the course.
  • Beginner-friendly!

What am I going to get from this course?

  • • Five lectures, broken down over 30 slides, totaling an hour of voice-over content!
  • • By the end of this course, you will learn exactly how to write an essay in five easy, actionable steps.
  • • A bonus lecture with an example of a college-level essay that received the best grade in the class.

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone enrolled in a college or university program that requires essay writing.
  • High school students who want help writing their admissions essays or want to perfect their essay writing skills before entering college.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: How to Begin
Figuring Out What Your Instructor Wants
Your Thesis Statement
Researching Your Essay
Section 2: Writing Your Essay
Organizing Your Essay
Writing Your Essay
Section 3: Finishing up Your Essay
Revising Your Essay

Once you've officially completed the course, review the attached essay as a refresher on all the points that we've covered. A third-year university student wrote this essay about the shift in the agricultural landscape of North America after the 1920s; the essay received an A+.

Good luck with your writing!

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Instructor Biography

Scribendi .com, English Language Experts

Scribendi was founded in 1997, and is one of the world’s oldest and biggest online editing and proofreading companies. Our primary goal is to provide clients with fast, reliable, and affordable revision services.

In addition to editing and proofreading, we offer grammar, editing, and proofreading training courses online and have written and produced numerous advice ebooks and courses on everything from essay writing to blog writing to business communication.

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