The Craft of Writing
This course is suitable for writers who are serious about writing a manuscript. It is an intensive learning course exploring the many aspects of writing a good manuscript. Included as extra within the units are various writing practice exercises.
Entry Requirements: None
Introduction to Characteristics of Writing
Block 1: Setting a Scene
Block 2: Characters
Block 3: Dialogue
Block 4: Point of View and Narrative Style
Block 5: Plot
Elements of a Good Story
For Certificates, there is a 50% pass mark required in order to receive your certificate. Assessment is as follows:
30% relates to the 7 exercises following the completion of each unit
70% relates to post unit learning and consists of a 2,500 to 3,000 word assignment*
*The assignment is completed outside of contact teaching hours and consists of a 2,500 - 3,000 word project.
Learning Hours: 18
Certification: Starlight Writing AcademyCourse Creation: January 2017Course Updated: January 2019
This study option allows you to study at your own pace. Submit work exercises and assignments for grading and chat with your teacher through the online classroom.
€ 140 Reduced €90
To access the online classroom, a google account is required.