Adult Grammar Master Class

Good writing starts with good grammar!

Writing is essential to your personal and professional success. In the workplace, school, social media or your own business, you will be called upon to write something. However, if you are not a student, where do you get the instruction you need to improve your writing? The "Core Grammar Essentials" online course takes you on a trip down memory lane by providing grammar fundamentals that are necessary for writing good sentences. All levels of working professionals, college students or forever-learners can benefit from this comprehensive refresher.

This grammar master class teaches you to effectively correct the most common errors encountered in academic and professional writing. With self-study quizzes, plain English explanations, and real-world examples, you will improve your grammar skills in just minutes a day. Upon completing this adult learner grammar class, you will clearly understand how to apply standard English usage to your everyday writing activities.

As a result of taking this class, you will:

  • Identify and correct common grammar errors found in business and academic writing.
  • Increase your grammar skills.
  • Write faster and more clearly.
  • Learn from a dynamic college English instructor with over 20 years’ experience.

Course Curriculum

    1. Welcome!

    2. Video: Viewing the Lessons

    3. Video: Downloading Materials

    4. PDF: Course Syllabus Schedule

    5. Text: Introduce Yourself

    6. Text: OnyxEd Student Lounge

    7. Quiz: Grammar Pre-test

    1. Video: Adverbs

    2. Slides: Adverbs

    3. Quiz: Adverbs

    1. Video: Prepositions

    2. Slides: Prepositions

    3. Quiz: Prepositions

    1. Video: Relative Pronouns

    2. Slides: Relative Pronouns

    3. Quiz: Relative pronouns

    1. Video: Verbs

    2. Slides: Verbs

    3. Exercise: Verbs

    4. Quiz: Verbs

    1. Video: Mood

    2. Slides: Mood

    3. Quiz: Mood

About this course

  • 57 lessons
  • 2.5 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: 6 weeks
    Course Hours: 24

  • Video Lessons
    Lecture Slides
    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: