Skip main navigation

Weekly Goals

Learning outcomes and time estimate of Week 3.
By the end of Week 3, you will be able to:

  • Practice “writing before you are ready”
  • Understand how starting drafts early can make your research process more efficient
  • See how semicolons can be used to help readers navigate a complex list
  • Test a more nuanced way to use the word “however”

Week 3 time estimate: 4 hours

This article is from the free online

Writing and Editing: Drafting

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Reach your personal and professional goals

Unlock access to hundreds of expert online courses and degrees from top universities and educators to gain accredited qualifications and professional CV-building certificates.

Join over 18 million learners to launch, switch or build upon your career, all at your own pace, across a wide range of topic areas.

Start Learning now