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Aplia is dedicated to improving students' learning by increasing their effort and engagement with your course. Founded by an instructor for other instructors, Aplia offers students premium, automatically graded assignments with detailed explanations that ensure they put forth effort on a regular basis.
  • Diagnostic Testing.
  • Interactive Practice of Writing Concepts.
  • Grade book and Performance Tracking.
Introduction to Working on Aplia Assignments.
Diagnostic Assessment: Basic Writing Level II.
Strategies for Reading.
Reading - Based Writing Forms.
The Writing Process.
Writing the Paragraph.
Achieving Coherence.
Strengthening Paragraphs with Research.
Revising Paragraphs.
From Paragraph to Essay - The Beginning of an Essay.
From Paragraph to Essay - The Body of the Essay.
From Paragraph to Essay - The End of the Essay.
The Timed Essay Exam.
Comparison and Contrast.
A Review of the Simple Sentence.
Subject-Verb Agreement - Present Tense Verbs.
Past Tense Verbs.
The Past Participle.
Adjectives and Adverbs.
Joining Ideas - Coordination and Subordination.
Avoiding Sentence Errors.
The Apostrophe.
The Comma.
Proofreading for Errors in Grammar and Punctuation.
Revising for Consistency.
Revising for Parallelism.
Revising for Sentence Variety.
Revising for Language Awareness.
Revising for Audience Awareness.
Review of Revising for Consistency, Parallelism, Sentence Variety, Language Awareness, and Audience Awareness.
Aplia is an online learning solution that increases student engagement with automatically graded assignments and detailed explanations.

This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

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  • ISBN-10: 1428274340
  • ISBN-13: 9781428274341
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $80.00
  • RETAIL $80.00

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More students master the concepts with Aplia.

“I was very engaged; the content in Aplia is useful. The study tools and materials in Aplia most definitely help me feel more prepared. I understood more than I would have otherwise.”

“[Aplia] has facilitated a greater level of meaningful engagement for my students, and has prepared them more effectively to be successful on the TSI Writing exam. Thank you.”

“Aplia helps and encourages the students to do the readings and pay more attention to the information, and it will allow you to bring in more examples and have APPLIED examples.”

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.


Instructor's Resource Manual and Test Bank

ISBN: 9781285177779
The Instructor's Resource Manual and Test Bank features teaching tips (including syllabus preparation, information on using the text, ESL coverage, and more), transparency slides, a printed test bank, Writer's Resources Quizzes, a Mid-Term Exam and Final Exam, and an Answer Key.


ISBN: 9781285415789
Featuring automatic grading, this text-specific ExamView® allows you to create, deliver, and customize tests and study guides (both print and online) in minutes. See assessments onscreen exactly as they will print or display online. Build tests and enter an unlimited number of new questions or edit existing questions.