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Introduction to Creative and Professional Writing

Undergraduate | CUR-PWP110 | 2024

Step into the world of publishing and professional writing. Draft ways to conduct research when planning your writing. Focus on genres like the personal essay and the short story. Create your own written piece drawing on a range of techniques

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024

Price from

$2,040

Upfront cost

$0

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Introduction to Creative and Professional Writing

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. identify and discuss the various roles and expectations of the writer in creative and professional writing contexts, with a particular focus on the ethics of representation
    2. analyse and discuss selected short written works in terms of audience, genre and language
    3. identify and employ a range of research sources used in creative and professional writing
    4. use clear and correct grammar, punctuation and sentence structure in producing new writing
    5. apply creative, critical and reflective thinking skills to the development of new written work and to the discussion of work-in-progress by peers.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Audio/Video Streaming

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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