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Learn how to create a plan for your writing project and leverage valuable tools to keep you on track. From dedicated writing software to note-taking apps designed to enhance creativity, learn how to evaluate and identify what works best for your writing style.


  • Workflow and common places writers struggle
  • Using tools to capture creativity
  • Writing software
  • Formatting
  • Creating your writing plan


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

All that is required is a little creativity and curiosity.

No specific software is required, however, students will need to download free or demo software throughout the course.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Jan 16, 2023 to Feb 24, 2023
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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 are six live Zoom sessions scheduled for this course.

January 18 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
January 25 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
February 1 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
February 8 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
February 15 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET
February 22 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm ET

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course where a complete or incomplete will be issued. Evaluation will be based on participation and completion of course activities. You must attend at least four of the six scheduled live Zoom sessions.


No textbook required.