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Advanced Freelance Writing

Build your Freelance Writing Skills

Do you want to be published? Learn to write like a professional!

  • Learn about the key elements of different genres of writing.
  • Improve your writing technique.
  • Develop a more efficient approach to your work.

This is an ideal course to follow ‘Freelance Writing’.  It is for people who have existing skills in Freelance Writing, but who need to improve their overall technique and develop a more “commercial” approach to their work.

Aims

  • Review basic writing skills and discuss theme development
  • Develop skills in writing a regular magazine or newspaper column.
  • Describe the key elements of educational writing.
  • Describe the key elements of technical writing.
  • Develop skills in interviewing and preparing a biographical story.
  • Develop skills in writing news articles.
  • Develop skills in writing fiction.
  • Describe other writing styles including script writing.

Lesson Structure

There are 8 lessons in this course:

  1. Introduction.
    • Writing Themes, Sentence Structure, Summary Skills, Theme Development (eg. Deductive, Inductive, Classic, Chronological, Descriptive, Analogy, Cause & Effect, Classification, Definition Analysis, Comparison & Contrast, Flashback etc)
  2. Writing a Regular Column
    • Newsletters, News Columns, Criticism Journalism (eg Theatre Critics, Book Reviews, Film Reviews, etc)
  3. Educational Writing
    • Interviewing Skills, Illustrating an article, Putting it all together
  4. Scientific Writing
    • Technical Writing, Statistics
  5. Writing a Biographical Story
    • Developing a draft plan, Research, Writing the final manuscript
  6. Writing a News Article
    • Analysing a news article; writing and illustrating a sporting event
  7. Fiction Writing
    • Category Writing; Mainstream Writing; Characteristics of good fiction (ie. A strong plot;. A hero or heroine; Obvious motivation; Plenty of action; A colourful background), Forming and developing an idea.
  8. Other Writing
    • TV & Radio Scripts, Science Fiction, Conducting a Survey; Developing a Story.

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  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $25.00 / week for 26 weeks

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    Build your Freelance Writing Skills

    Do you want to be published? Learn to write like a professional!

    • Learn about the key elements of different genres of writing.
    • Improve your writing technique.
    • Develop a more efficient approach to your work.

    This is an ideal course to follow ‘Freelance Writing’.  It is for people who have existing skills in Freelance Writing, but who need to improve their overall technique and develop a more “commercial” approach to their work.

    Aims

    • Review basic writing skills and discuss theme development
    • Develop skills in writing a regular magazine or newspaper column.
    • Describe the key elements of educational writing.
    • Describe the key elements of technical writing.
    • Develop skills in interviewing and preparing a biographical story.
    • Develop skills in writing news articles.
    • Develop skills in writing fiction.
    • Describe other writing styles including script writing.

    Lesson Structure

    There are 8 lessons in this course:

    1. Introduction.
      • Writing Themes, Sentence Structure, Summary Skills, Theme Development (eg. Deductive, Inductive, Classic, Chronological, Descriptive, Analogy, Cause & Effect, Classification, Definition Analysis, Comparison & Contrast, Flashback etc)
    2. Writing a Regular Column
      • Newsletters, News Columns, Criticism Journalism (eg Theatre Critics, Book Reviews, Film Reviews, etc)
    3. Educational Writing
      • Interviewing Skills, Illustrating an article, Putting it all together
    4. Scientific Writing
      • Technical Writing, Statistics
    5. Writing a Biographical Story
      • Developing a draft plan, Research, Writing the final manuscript
    6. Writing a News Article
      • Analysing a news article; writing and illustrating a sporting event
    7. Fiction Writing
      • Category Writing; Mainstream Writing; Characteristics of good fiction (ie. A strong plot;. A hero or heroine; Obvious motivation; Plenty of action; A colourful background), Forming and developing an idea.
    8. Other Writing
      • TV & Radio Scripts, Science Fiction, Conducting a Survey; Developing a Story.

    Send me free info pack

      Enrol Now

      • Experienced Tutor support
      • Certificate sent to you
      • Online study (Printed notes available)
      • Self paced - no set timetable
      • 12 months to complete course

      From: $25.00 / week for 26 weeks

      Clear

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