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The Short Story Writing course you will teach you about your role as a short story writer, how to communicate to a reading audience, how to network and present stories to the market.
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." - Jennifer Dabbs, Student.
- Short Story Writer
- Professional Writer
- Freelance Writer
Unit 1 - Foundations of Writing and the Industry
Reading 1 - Overview of the Writing Industry
Reading 2 - Short Story Writing
Unit 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
- Access to a computer with word processing, PDF reader capabilities and an internet connection
- A good command of written English
- Ability to allocate appropriate study hours per week
If you have these essential requirements, then you can get started immediately.
"I would thoroughly recommend Australian College to anyone who wants to learn something new, or add to the knowledge base they may already have on a particular subject.
There is a multitude of different courses to choose from that could take the individual in whatever direction they would like to take - be it for increased work opportunities or simply to stimulate the mind.
My thanks for helping me to open up a new direction in my life."
Tracey Marcelis, 8th October 2014
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