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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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0 Credits

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.

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor: Stephen Cooper
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Fee:
$699.00
11 days left. Enroll by Apr 3, 2019
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 20 students. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 8, 2019
Course Requirements
Book: On Writing Short Stories by Bailey
(Optional) Writing in General and the Short Story in Particular by Hills
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Apr 3, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed Apr 10, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed Apr 17, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed Apr 24, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed May 1, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed May 8, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed May 15, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed May 22, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed May 29, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed Jun 5, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210
Discussion
Wed Jun 12, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 210

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