Upcoming Courses

CREATIVE WRITING COURSES – UWA EXTENSION

Creating Memorable Fictional Characters
March 9th 2019

Fictional characters must possess sufficient strength of character to handle difficult dilemmas. Learn how show to create convincing characters, even those of the opposite gender. Click title for full details.

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Writing Dramatic Dialogue
April 6th 2019

Dialogue must move the story forward, reveal character and provide essential exposition, yet it must also be dramatic and believable. Learn how to reconcile these apparently incompatible necessities. Click title for full details.

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How to Show More than Tell
May 11th 2019

The art of exposition is a subtle one. Learn how and where writers can employ techniques to weave exposition into the fabric of the story so readers are scarcely aware of being given essential information. Click title for full details.

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Dramatising Your Story Through Narrative Structure
June 15th 2019

Understand the type of story you are telling, discover the importance of narrative structure and learn advanced techniques of plotting. Click title for full details.

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Developing Your Writing Style
September 21st 2019

Learn how to focus on style in popular writing and how you can develop your own writing style to match that of published authors. Click title for full details.

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Editing and Assessing Your Own Manuscript
October 26th 2019

This fast-paced, interactive workshop will take you through how to edit your first and subsequent drafts and how to self-assess your manuscript. Click title for full details.

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Getting Published – Mastering the Process
November 16th 2019

Learn the step-by-step process including market research, finding an agent, approaching publishing houses, and the pros and cons of self-publishing. Click title for full details.

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ONE-DAY AND HALF-DAY WRITING AND COMMUNICATION COURSES FOR THE INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (IPPA)

 

Executive Writing Skills
January 30th 2019
April 17th 2019

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Presenting to Influence and Persuade with Confidence
February 1st 2019
April 4th 2019

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How to Develop Good Report Writing Skills
February 7th 2019
May 21st 2019

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Brushing up on Your Grammar and Punctuation
February 15th 2019
April 8th 2019
June 11th 2019

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Developing Good Communication Skills in the Workplace
February 25th 2019
May 10th 2019

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Editing and Proofreading Skills for Government
March 5th 2019
June 7th 2019

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How to Speed Up Your Reading — Yet Improve Your Retention
March 21st 2019
June 26th 2019

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BUSINESS WRITING AND COMMUNICATION WORKSHOPS

Effective Writing Skills for People at Work
Available at your workplace / on demand
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Brushing up on Your Grammar and Punctuation
Available at your workplace / on demand
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Presenting to Influence and Persuade with Confidence
Available at your workplace / on demand
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Developing Successful Communication Skills in the Workplace
Available at your workplace / on demand
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How to Develop Good Report Writing Skills
Available at your workplace / on demand
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How to Enhance Your Editing and Proofreading Skills
Available at your workplace / on demand
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How to Speed up Your Reading – Yet Improve Your Retention
Available at your workplace / on demand
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