Skip main navigation

Weekly Goals

Learning outcomes and time estimate of Week 1.
By the end of Week 1, you will be able to:

  • Put the proper amount of old information in your sentences, particularly at the beginning of them
  • Put the proper amount of new information in your sentences, particularly at the end of them
  • Apply the Venn Diagram approach to information flow
  • Understand when to deviate from certain conventions of punctuation
  • Create nuance in your sentences and slogans by using both variations of “if” and “if not”

Week 1 time estimate: 6 hours

This article is from the free online

Writing and Editing: Structure and Organisation

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