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Courses

If you yearn to tell your stories, and have a desire to write but do not know where or how to begin, this course is for you. Aimed primarily at the beginning writer, this course will also be helpful if you are a more experienced writer looking for fresh inspiration. You will explore aspects of the creative process such as idea generation, visualization, clustering, percolating, and how to work with the inner critic. A variety of techniques and writing prompts will be used to help you access deep personal stories that form the backbone of authentic writing. Using personal narrative, discover how to tell the stories you hold within, and discover the joy of hearing your inner voice sing.

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70534 8 eve Th Sep 08, 2022 1800-2100 Online Regan D'Andrade $350 Online

Do you want to share a secret passion or a life experience? In this workshop-oriented class learn how to tell true stories, yours or others, using the techniques of literary fiction. Course includes readings, discussions, mini lectures and in-class writing exercises. Students may also bring magazine article pitches, non-fiction contest or story submissions to class to be critiqued.

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This course is not offered at this time. Please email dwattsgrant@langara.ca for details.

Have you dreamed of telling your story but found yourself staring at a blank page or screen? This workshop is for budding creative writers. Explore your strengths and stumbling blocks in a nurturing environment while putting pen to page. This course encourages each student to express themselves and liberate the writer within.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
70544 8 eve Mo Oct 17, 2022 1800-2100 Online $350 Online

All writers deal with writers block at some point. If youve found yourself staring at a blank computer screen or notebook, unable to write, this workshop is for you. Through lessons, in-class writing exercises and class discussion, learn valuable techniques that will free you from writers block and keep you writing.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
70546 2 day Sa Oct 22, 2022 1000-1700 $350 Main Campus (Map)
  and 2 day Su Oct 23, 2022 1000-1700    

Effective, creative written communication is essential for success in business and everyday life. Represent yourself and your work with great writing! Learn how to write creative letters newsletter copy, web copy, press releases, blogs, and elevator pitches. Fine-tune your business and personal correspondence, break through blocks and learn to write and self-edit with clarity, succinctness and style.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
70545 10 eve Tu Oct 04, 2022 1800-2100 Online $350 Online