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Weekly Goals

Learning outcomes and time estimate of Week 4.

By the end of Week 4, you will be able to:

  • Spot when it is time to split a big paragraph into two paragraphs that are more reader friendly
  • Experiment with paragraphs of different lengths
  • Decide when it is appropriate to start a sentence with “And” or “But”
  • Apply a strategy to fight writer’s block endorsed by Ernest Hemingway and Gabriel García Márquez

Week 4 time estimate: 4 hours

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Writing and Editing: Structure and Organisation

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