Novel II

WRITING X 411.2
Continue progress on your novel by deepening your understanding of craft as you work scene-by-scene through your book.
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Online
Classroom
Starting at $665.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Make weekly progress on your novel draft, with a goal of writing 50 pages
  • Workshop novel excerpts in a supportive, collaborative environment
  • Learn about novel structure from a variety of sources
  • Develop and refine your own creative writing practice

About this course:

Armed with your overall concept and first chapter, you continue to develop your knowledge of craft by writing scenes using characters and situations from the projected novel and workshopping your in-progress work. Mini-lectures on the art of the novel, intuitive creative process, and conventional vs. non-conventional approaches to novel structure also are covered. The goal is to complete 50 pages of your novel.

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Jessica Barksdale
366670
Fee:
$695.00
11 days left. Enroll by Apr 3, 2019
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 8, 2019
Course Requirements
Book: The Scene Book by Sandra Scofield

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

Canceled
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Monday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Linzi Glass
366672
Fee:
$665.00
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Notes

No meeting May 27, 2019.

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 13, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Apr 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon Apr 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon Apr 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon Apr 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon May 6, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon May 13, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon May 20, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon May 27, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon Jun 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon Jun 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Mon Jun 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319

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

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