Creative Writing: Short Story


Start writing short stories in this introductory course where you learn the key elements of powerful fiction and participate in a collaborative writers


What you can learn.

  • Earn UCLA transferable credit
  • Read work by contemporary writers
  • Explore characterization and point of view
  • Learn to develop stories from basic ideas
  • Develop a unique voice

About this course:

This workshop covers the key elements of fiction writing, including plot, characterization, setting, point-of-view, and various story development techniques, as well as publication markets. Your goal is to develop three short stories over the course of the quarter. Transferable for UC credit.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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