Writing the Young Adult Novel

WRITING X 445.1WS

Start writing your book for teens in this intensive workshop where you’ll learn all the techniques you need to reach this audience while developing your story idea and first chapter.

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Classroom
Starting at $985.00
As few as 4 days
3.0 Credits

About this course:

Whether you have a burning desire to write a novel for young people or are just interested in learning about this genre, this workshop teaches you all the elements that go into creating compelling stories with fascinating, sympathetic young characters and delves into what it takes to write in direct, strong, often lyrical prose. Jump-starting your book in this stimulating, supportive, and challenging four-day Writers Studio environment provides you with a great sense of satisfaction, and in the process, you engage in lots of lively discussions, learn through lectures and close observation of your own and your peers' work, create new bonds, and find out more about yourself. By the end of the workshop, you have in hand an outline and rough first chapter, and the inspiration and tools you need to finish your book on your own.

Winter 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Instructor: Jennifer Caloyeras
364625
Fee:
$985.00
135 days left. Enroll by Feb 6, 2019
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Visitors not permitted. $150 nonrefundable.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 8, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Feb 7, 2019
9:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Discussion
Fri Feb 8, 2019
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Discussion
Sat Feb 9, 2019
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Discussion
Sun Feb 10, 2019
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood

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