Description:

Learn the procedures of winning the heart of your reader.
Short stories are one of the most popular forms of writing as people prefer to read short stories instead of long novels nowadays. The Creative Writing Course – Short Stories course helps you to learn the useful,
pragmatic ways of scripting short stories that will attract the customers.
Before starting the writing strategies, the course shows you some related terms for writing such as time management, defining your goals for writing, understanding the audiences, etc. Then,
you will know how to create protagonists, style, the point of view, tones, short story templates, creating draft and publishing. The final section is dedicated to the procedures of edition
including Kindle publishing etc. Here, you will also learn how to deal with the rejections, rights and payments.
In short, the course guides you to start writing short stories.

Assessment: 

  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful.
  • Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.

Certification:

  • After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hard copy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24.
  • PDF certificate’s turnaround time is 24 hours and for the hardcopy certificate, it is 3-9 working days.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
  • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts;
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
  • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
  • The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification;
  • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime;
  • The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card;
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Who is this Course for?

Creative Writing Course – Short Stories is certified by CPD Qualifications Standards and CiQ. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.

As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic background.

Requirements

Our Creative Writing Course – Short Stories is fully compatible with any kind of device. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, smartphones or tablets, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.

Career Path

After completing this course you will be able to build up accurate knowledge and skills with proper confidence to enrich yourself and brighten up your career in the relevant job market.

Course Curriculum

Introduction
Introduction to Short Story Writing 00:06:00
Foreword
Who Am I to Run This Course? 00:06:00
It’s All About Mindset 00:07:00
What Tools Do You Need To Succeed? 00:05:00
Part One: Mindset
Mental Preparation 00:06:00
Time Management 00:06:00
Self Belief 00:02:00
Goal Setting 00:01:00
Part Two: The Basics
Subject Matter 00:04:00
Genre 00:07:00
Scope 00:02:00
Getting Ideas 00:02:00
Part Three: Construction Time
The 7-Step Story Generator 00:02:00
Characters & Character Creation 00:03:00
Creating Protagonists 00:07:00
Character Motivation & Interactions 00:03:00
Story & Setting 00:03:00
The 5-Point Story Structure 00:02:00
Style & Tone 00:02:00
Point of View & Tense 00:03:00
Plotting & The Twist 00:05:00
Building a Short Story Template 00:03:00
Building a Short Story Template 00:03:00
Introduction to Scrivener
All Hail Scrivener! 00:04:00
Part Four: Writing Your Story
The Opening Paragraph 00:03:00
Fast Writing 00:05:00
The Second Draft 00:04:00
Polishing 00:04:00
Part Five: Submitting Your Work 6 Lectures
It’s All About Presentation 00:04:00
Dealing With Rejection 00:02:00
Rights and Payment 00:01:00
Kindle Publishing 00:04:00
Conclusion Short Stories 00:02:00
Mock Exam
Final Exam

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