GCSE English Language Short Course 2: Writing non-fiction
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Non-fiction, sometimes known as transactional writing, is a fundamental component of English Language. To excel at this task, you need to know the form of the text you are writing, who it is intended for and what your purpose is. Being able to adjust your style, register and content appropriately is key! Course includes Multimedia, Downloadable presentation, student workbook and answers.
Topics covered in this short course include:
- What non-fiction is
- Types of non-fiction
- Form, audience and purpose
- How the above affect our language choices
- Planning an answer
- Persuasive techniques for non-fiction writing