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Basics of Writing These basic creative writing courses are for students with no prior writing experience.
Click here to see offerings. Special Topics for All Writers Courses in this section are open to students at all levels and in all genres who want a deeper understanding of a specific craft issue or area of study.
Fiction Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Beginning Fiction Courses in this section are recommended for students with some prior writing experience. Instruction is a mix of lecture and workshopping.
With the close guidance of the instructor, students share and offer feedback in a supportive environment focused on assessing the strengths and weaknesses of their work. Those new to writing should consider courses in the Basics of Writing section.
Intermediate Fiction These courses are designed for students who have fulfilled the prerequisites stated in each description. Instruction includes lectures as appropriate, but the focus is on workshopping.
Students continue to share and offer feedback in a supportive environment. Advanced Fiction A manuscript submission is required for entry into these workshops.
Courses are primarily workshop-driven. It is recommended that students take intermediate level courses prior to submitting their work to an advanced-level course. Creative Nonfiction Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Beginning Creative Nonfiction Courses in this section are recommended for students with some prior writing experience.
Intermediate Creative Nonfiction These courses are designed for students who have fulfilled the prerequisites stated in each description. Advanced Creative Nonfiction A manuscript submission is required for entry into these workshops. Writing for Young Readers Courses in this section offer opportunities for writers to specialize in the full array of books for children, including picture books, easy readers, chapter books, middle grade novels, and young adult novels.
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This page contains news about Iranians living in Southern California. Screenwriting. If you’re interested in screenwriting, the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program offers almost annual courses in feature film and television writing. Whether you’re a newcomer to writing or have written one or more drafts and want to catapult your career to the next level, there’s a .