Creative Writing: Short Story

ENGL XL 137

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

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Remote
Starting at $745.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0

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.

Fall 2022 Schedule

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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Merrill Feitell
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Fee:
$745.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required.

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 04, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Tue Sep 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Tue Sep 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Tue Oct 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Oct 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Oct 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Oct 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Nov 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Nov 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Nov 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
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Tue Nov 22, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Tue Nov 29, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

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