Short Story Writing
You will learn all about your role as a short story writer, how to communicate to a reading audience, how to network and present stories to the market. And you will learn about pace, rhythm, tone, transitions, point of view, dialogue, characterisation, use of narrative, setting, story structure and more.
“Master the form of the short story, and you can write anything”.
Career opportunities include: Short Story Writer, Professional Writer, Freelance Writer.
When you successfully complete your course you will be awarded the Australian College Certificate in Professional Writing (Short Story Writing).
Module 1. Foundations of Writing and the Industry
Reading 1: Overview of the Writing Industry
Reading 2: Short Story Writing
Module 2: Refining your Short Story
Reading 1: The Art of Writing Your Stories
Reading 2: Elements of the Contemporary Short Story
Reading 3: Polishing Your Stories