The tool is available on ACSIS, located under 'Continuing Education' on the left-hand toolbar.Students who wish to apply for PLAR need to demonstrate competency at a post-secondary level in all of the course learning requirements.As per policy AA39: Program Progression and Graduation Requirements when students are admitted to a program, they are assigned to the Program of Study that aligns with their start date.
Students follow a step-by-step approach to producing a story suitable for publication.
The process of submission for publication, as well as the various opportunities for publication, are examined.
By the end of the program, students will have completed a book-length manuscript of their own creative work.
The courses are all offered 100% online and are designed to be taken sequentially.
Starting with a review of sentence parts, students move to an in-depth explanation of sentence structuring and culminate in a practical review of stylistic conventions in business writing.
Core elements needed for creative writing are covered.
This is an introductory course for the aspiring story writer who focuses on the particularities of this literary genre.
Character development, narrative unity, and plot construction are explored by analyzing selected short stories and participating in writing exercises.
Learn the basics of writing, the structure of language, concepts in aesthetic criticism and the key steps involved in the writing process.
Emphasis is placed on developing an individual writing style as students produce works in various genres.