You have the dream—I've always wanted to write a children's picture book. But ... how? This inspiring class offers you practical tools to help you realize that dream. It includes writing exercises, examples of current and classic picture books (and why they are classics), behind-the-scenes stories from award-winning writers, practical tips on the business of writing for children and how to make inroads in this field. By the end of the day you'll have effective tools to guide you to your next step in this vibrant field.
Course OutlineGet practical advice on writing and publishing a picture book in this course featuring real-world insight from successful authors.
Course OutlineGet writing exercises to help you innovate your writing
Analyze current and classic picture books to understand what makes them successfull
Learn the business of writing for children and how to break into the field
This course is not applicable towards the fiction/creative nonfiction certificate.
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Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Study Abroad at UCLA Program : Required