Find Courses in Composition Studies in North America 2019
Composition studies focuses on different forms of writing, stages of the writing process and varying forms of the written product (conclusion, thesis statement, quotations, etc.). Composition studies are usually part of core studies and may be required of freshman level students.
From indigenous civilizations to modern day empires, North America has plenty of hands-on educational opportunities to offer scholars. Filled with a range of distinct cultures, students can educate themselves in well-rounded way.
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If you want to write fiction, then short stories are a great place to start and a great source of income. This course, led by author Jane Bettany, will show you how to fi
If you want to write fiction, then short stories are a great place to start and a great source of income.
This course, led by author Jane Bettany, will show you how to find ideas, put your stories together and how to submit them to an editor. We will cover essential elements of story writing such as plot and structure, dialogue, characterization, setting, tense, viewpoint and so much more!
There are downloadable writing exercises, a list of current short story markets, lecture handouts and short stories themselves.
Finally, we will cover editing – one of the most important parts of the writing process. This comes with tips on proofreading, preparing and submitting your manuscript....
There’s a story inside you waiting to be told, and in this introductory creative writing course, you’ll nurture the skills to express your story and find a receptive audi
INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE WRITING
There’s a story inside you waiting to be told, and in this introductory creative writing course, you’ll nurture the skills to express your story and find a receptive audience. By exploring multiple genres and forms of writing, you’ll cultivate your personal writing style while receiving constructive feedback from fellow writers, including a published, award-winning author and public speaker.
Become proficient in the foundations of fiction, creative non-fiction, and poetry and carve out your niche.
Get publishing advice from faculty who have created, promoted and profited from their work.
Provide and receive individualized feedback in a relaxed online classroom setting.
Expand your writing skills on your schedule and learn how to translate them into career opportunities.
Every profession requires communication skills. People with excellent communication skills get jobs and promotions. A minor in Technical Communication can help you learn
Minor in Technical Communications
Every profession requires communication skills. People with excellent communication skills get jobs and promotions. A minor in Technical Communication can help you learn the skills you need to succeed, no matter where your professional life takes you.
Regardless of your major, a minor in Technical Communication can:
Teach you to sharpen all forms of written communication—and to give it the biggest possible impact on the world.
Give you the tools to communicate with people from all walks of life and from across the world.
Facilitate your ability to work in a team.
Show you how to use technology to build understanding.
Give you the opportunity to learn from world-class faculty.
Proofreading Academy is suitable for beginners as well as those who have some experience and want to sharpen their skills. Whether you want to pursue a career in proofrea
Weʼre About to Change Your Life
After completing our course, you will be able to:
Proofread any business, creative, or academic document to a professional standard.
Produce your own documents with confidence in their quality.
Use major academic referencing styles correctly.
Proofread documents written in British, American and Australian English.
Make the most of Microsoft Word.
Begin your career as a professional proofreader.
Here’s what you need to know
The course currently comprises ten modules of teaching, testing, and exercises: