You will learn the basics of different kinds of writing - magazine and newspaper columns, short stories, books - while improving your basic writing skill.
Your development will be guided by qualified and experienced tutors.
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Upon completion of this course you will have built your skills in: at the 2018 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards.
Since completing the Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing at VU Polytechnic, she has written two award-nominated novels.Her writing has appeared in Expand your skills in creative writing and workshop your ideas with industry experts at Victoria University Polytechnic.Upon completion of this course you will have built your skills in: Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course.You’ll need around 3-4 hours per week, but those hours can be whenever and wherever you choose.Online self-paced: These courses are ready to go ‘on demand’.Tutors are exceptionally well qualified, with university degrees in writing or journalism and more than 10 years experience in writing and publishing.There are 10 lessons in this course: Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.In reality, aside from instinctive utterances like the yelp of an injured child or a delighted ‘Oh! For the purposes of this course, ‘creative writing’ is any writing that expresses events and emotions in an imaginative manner and whose primary intent is to arouse emotions.Creative writing can therefore be fiction, using imaginative narration, or non fiction, based on facts and events.Aims: Finance options If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive financial support, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.Additionally, if you are an Australian resident you may also be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy or Youth Allowance.