Bachelor of Arts
Professional and Creative Writing - unit set code MJ-A000062
Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Gain expertise, practical experience and develop creative skills. In all units, the emphasis is on publication or the achievement of professional standards. Initially, you undertake various forms of constructive, descriptive and narrative writing, progressing to editing, non-fiction and fiction writing, script writing and poetry writing.
You may find employment in freelance editing and writing, finance, health and manufacturing industries, government departments, media and entertainment industries, publishing companies, tourism, hospitality and service industries.
Level 2 and 3
Select 6 credit points, including at least 2 credit points at level 2 and 2 credit points at level 3 from the following:
|ALW205||Editing and the Author|
|ALW223||Creative Nonfiction: the Personal Essay|
|ALW225||Fiction Writing: Story, Structure and Starting Out|
|ALW227||Script Writing: Focus On Fiction|
ALW396 Publishing An Anthology: Writing Collaborations (2 credit points)
The following writing-related elective may be taken in addition to the prescribed major sequence:
|AIX117||Professional Writing for Work|