- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 120
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Poetry as Literary Form: Overview and Examples
Course SummaryOur Poetry: Help & Review course is designed to help you quickly strengthen your poetry knowledge. Through a series of engaging video lessons and interactive practice quizzes, you can improve your poetry skills for upcoming exams, homework assignments, class projects and more.
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Course Practice TestCheck your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help understanding poetry will benefit from taking this course. You will be able to grasp the subject matter faster, retain critical knowledge longer and earn better grades. You're in the right place if you:
- Have fallen behind in understanding poetry reading and writing strategies, poetic forms, literary terminology or any other poetry topic.
- Need an efficient way to learn about poetry.
- Learn best with engaging auditory and visual tools.
- Struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD.
- Experience difficulty understanding your teachers.
- Missed class time and need to catch up.
- Can't access extra English learning resources at school.
How It Works:
- Start at the beginning, or identify the topics that you need help with.
- Watch and learn from fun videos, reviewing as needed.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Confirm your understanding through lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Submit questions to one of our instructors for personalized support if you need extra help.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Poetry final exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any relevant question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
In this course, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- What are some strategies for approaching poetry?
- What types of devices are used in this genre?
- Who are some of the best known poets?
- What characterizes the different poetic forms?
- How can I start writing my own poetry?
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