Writing the First Novel

WRITING X 411.2E

Start or make progress on a novel project in this course for writers just getting started and those continuing on their way.

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Classroom
Starting at $665.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Complete 20-30 pages of your novel
  • Learn how voice, point of view, characters, and structure can enrich your story
  • Learn craft and technique through weekly lectures and discussions
  • Give and receive feedback on work developed for class

About this course:

The goal of this class is to continue the development of your long-form fiction project. With an emphasis on voice, viewpoint, characterization, and different approaches to structure, course assignments will include crafting new pages of the novel and discussing your in-progress work. There will be mini-lectures each week. Your goal is to complete the next 20-30 well-executed pages and be prepared to complete the rest of your novel with confidence in both story-telling ability and technique.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Available
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Monday, Thursday 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
Instructor: Lisa Lieberman Doctor
370112
Fee:
$665.00
49 days left. Enroll by Oct 10, 2019
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Notes
Enrollment limited to 15 students. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 15, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Oct 10, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Oct 17, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Mon Oct 21, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Oct 24, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Oct 31, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Nov 7, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Nov 14, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Nov 21, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Nov 28, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Dec 5, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral
Discussion
Thu Dec 12, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 205AB - Coldwater/Corral

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