Add strength to your writing and to the development of the writer’s craft. Complete at-home assignments that will help you master writing techniques. Participate in an in-class workshop for constructive feedback – an essential component of the creative process.


  • Getting a character or scene on to the page
  • Developing a skills toolkit in fiction writing that includes planning, writing, editing and re-writing
  • Reading with a critical eye to help feed your writing skills and creativity


Course Outline

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Come prepared to share your writing, opinions and perspectives with the class.

All that is required is a little creativity and curiosity.



Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Jan 17, 2022 to Feb 25, 2022
Total Hours
Course Fee $230.00
Potential Discount
  • Mary Ann Colihan

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage online with your class and instructor through our online learning management system. Plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week. 

You can expect to spend approximately four hours of work per week on course requirements.

Real-Time Learning

There will be six live Zoom sessions in this course.

January 18 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ET
January 25 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ET
February 1 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ET
February 8 -6:30pm - 7:30pm ET
February 15 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ET
February 22 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm ET

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course where a complete or incomplete will be issued. Evaluation will be based on participation, completion of course activities and attendance in live Zoom sessions. Attendance is required in four of six sessions for successful course completion.


No textbook is required for this course.