Get the new year off to a productive start with an online writing class. Whether you’re just starting out or you have a few stories or novels tucked away in a drawer, these classes can help you rev up your writing practice. Choose from Fundamentals of Fiction Writing, the Fiction Master Class, the Publishing Workshop, and more.
In this course, you will learn how to write a short story or novel using the fundamental building blocks of fiction.
The course is divided into nine sections. Each section focuses on an essential element of narrative craft. Through video and written lectures, you will learn the tools you need to begin writing fiction:
- Point of View
Each section includes writing exercises to help you practice what you’ve learned and deepen your understanding of the material, as well quizzes to assess your progress and suggestions for further reading.
Who should take this class:
If you’ve always wanted to write a story or novel but don’t know where to begin, or if you took a couple of writing classes in the past and want to brush up on your knowledge and reinvigorate your writing practice, this course is for you. Led by a New York Times bestselling author with more than a decade of experience teaching creative writing at the university level, Fundamentals of Fiction Writing provides a great foundation for anyone interested in writing short stories, novels, or novellas.
Choose the workshop add-on to get individualized feedback on your assignments from the instructor.
Fiction Master Class
Designed for intermediate and advanced writers with prior workshop experience, this six-week intensive workshop will delve into complex issues of narrative craft. You’ll receive valuable feedback on your project from the instructor and your peers. Weekly Google hang-outs will provide a space to interact one-on-one in real time with the instructor.
Dates: Feb. 17 – March 24
Get $54 off when you enroll before Jan. 20, 2015.