Designed to help beginners capture their ideas on paper and more experienced writers continue writing. If you have the desire to write and share in a friendly supportive environment, we'll motivate you to finish your pieces. From poetry to fiction to personal narratives, know yourself better by writing. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Learn the techniques that best-selling authors use to captivate their audiences. Investigate the methods they use for developing their stories and how to employ these methods when writing your own manuscript. Short writing exercises and a chance to give and receive feedback are included. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Want to start writing but don't know where to begin? Using a hybrid approach of classroom and online learning, we'll get you started and keep you writing through the fall semester. Enjoy guest lectures and have your work evaluated in a friendly and constructive setting. Designed for the beginning writer who wants to explore creative writing.
Course Fee: $50
Material Fee: $199
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Joppa Hall, Rm. 012
Class meets 9/10, 9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, 11/19.Online class Wed/Fri 9/16-10/23.
Participants learn how to write and submit scripts that attract agents, producers, and buyers in the TV and movie industries. Offered through Paramount Communications, students learn the steps to writing a screenplay and are given an inside look at what goes on in a Hollywood studio. The instructor is a Hollywood professional who has written for "Cheers," "Head of the Class," and two feature films. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.