Have you taken "Core Grammar Essentials"?

Now that you have a firm grasp of core grammar essentials, you can take your skills up a notch. Learn the grammar and usage topics you need to quickly improve your writing skills for personal and business success. "Business Grammar Bootcamp" shows you how to correct style and usage concerns like when to use "who" or "whom," what words to capitalize or abbreviate, and how to avoid biased language. With a combination of grammar, mechanics, style and usage, you will increase your confidence in writing for the workplace.

Course Curriculum

    1. Welcome!

    2. Video: Downloading Materials

    3. PDF: Course Syllabus Schedule

    4. Text: Introduce Yourself

    5. Video: Viewing the Lessons

    6. Text: OnyxEd Student Lounge

    1. Video: Abbreviations

    2. Slides: Abbreviations

    3. Quiz: Abbreviations

    1. Video: Usage Errors

    2. Slides: Usage Errors

    3. Quiz: Who/I/Myself

    4. Quiz #1: Usage Errors

    5. Quiz #2: Usage Errors

    1. Video: Spelling Tips

    2. Slides: Spelling Tips

    3. PDF: U.S./BRITISH/CANADIAN Spellings

    4. Exercise: Spelling

    5. Answers: Spelling

    6. Quiz: Spelling Errors

    1. Video: Comma Splice

    2. Slides: Comma Splice

    3. Quiz #1: Comma Splices

    4. Quiz #2: Comma Splices

    1. Video: General Rules

    2. Slides: General Rules

    3. Video: Numbers as Words

    4. Slides: Numbers as Words

    5. Video: Numbers as Numerals

    6. Slides: Numbers as Numerals

    7. PDF: Numbers Exercise

    8. Answers: Numbers Exercise

    9. Quiz: Numbers

About this course

  • 69 lessons
  • 2 hours of video content

What You Get

As an individual (single user) taking this class for personal or professional development, you have full access to class materials for your specified time of enrollment (no expiration for lifetime access). You must complete all lessons and surveys to receive your certificate. Learn at your own pace. The instructor retains all copyright ownership for all of the materials presented in this course. Any resources not directly written by the instructor are duly noted and properly cited. Students are expected to abide by fair use laws when printing course materials. No part of this course may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the author.

  • Content Drip Schedule: 2x weekly
    Weekly Study Time: 2-4 hours
    Course Completion: 8 weeks
    Course Hours: 32

  • Video Lessons
    Lecture Slides
    Quizzes
    PDF Handouts
    Weekly Reminder Emails

  • Duration: Lifetime Access
    Certificate of Completion

Your Instructor

“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.”--Albert Einstein

Ashan R. Hampton

Instructor Bio

Ashan R. Hampton served as an English instructor in higher education for over 20 years. She proudly cherishes the distinction of being the first African American graduate of the Donaghey Scholars Program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, under the direction of Dr. C. Earl Ramsey, Emeritus. With her doctoral studies on hold, Ashan has found success in online education. She produces and teaches original writing and grammar courses for global audiences. Outside of academics, Ashan worked for short stints in the corporate world as a technical writer, website designer, digital content coordinator, proofreader and legal editor. She is also a self-published author who has recently released multiple books on grammar, writing, proofreading and copyediting, now available on Amazon, Lulu, and other popular booksellers. All book titles and ordering information are posted on her website at: www.arhampton.com.