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This online Creative Writing, Forms and Structures unit is ideally suited to professional writers looking to expand their creative repertoire and explore different formats and avenues of writing.
Delivered online by Open Universities Australia and Griffith University, the unit provides an introductory overview of contemporary formats such as screenwriting, poetry, digital literature forms and personal essays.
By studying this unit, students will develop their literacy skills and creative expression and learn how to write in accordance with industry standards and practices.
Students will walk away from this unit with a completed portfolio of original works to use as samples for literary agents and prospective employers.
There are no formal prerequisites for this unit, so anyone can apply.
In this creative writing unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This online unit will improve your skills and knowledge as a creative writer, and acts as a great foundation to explore different formats and forms under the creative writing umbrella.
By studying this unit you will learn how to engage in industry-standard practices and techniques, and understand how to craft compelling narratives across a range of different forms.
Upon completion of this unit you will have developed a variety of pieces to include in your own writing portfolio to show to potential employers and literary agents.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this unit, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.