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Novel Writing and Publishing

(20 students)

This course includes:

04:24:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

9 units

Full lifetime access

Access on mobile and TV

Certificate of completion

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Key Concepts Covered by This Free Course:

  • Develop foundational skills for novel writing.
  • Generate creative ideas and identify target audience.
  • Choose a suitable genre and employ narrative techniques.
  • Plan and structure a novel using effective story elements.
  • Create compelling characters with depth and personality.
  • Revise and edit a first draft to improve the final product.

Course Overview:

This Creative Writing and Publishing - Novel course provides comprehensive training on the craft of novel writing. You will learn how to generate ideas, choose a genre, develop characters, plan and plot your novel, and overcome common challenges such as writer's block. You'll also discover effective editing techniques and strategies for getting your work published. Throughout the course, you'll gain skills and knowledge that will enable you to write a successful novel. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced writer, this course will provide you with the tools and techniques to help you develop your creative writing skills and produce a compelling and engaging novel.

Course Benefits 

This course offers a range of benefits for aspiring novel writers. You'll learn how to identify and develop your writing skills, expand your creative imagination, and create a cohesive and compelling story. The course provides a supportive environment in which to learn and practice new skills, and you'll receive guidance and feedback from our tutors. Upon completion of the course, you'll have a solid understanding of the process of novel writing and the skills needed to produce a high-quality piece of fiction. You'll also be able to edit your work effectively and have the knowledge and confidence to submit your work for publication. This course will empower you to pursue your writing dreams and achieve your creative potential.

Career Path:

  • Novelist - Write and publish novels for a living.
  • Freelance Writer - Write novels on a project basis.
  • Copywriter - Create written content for marketing campaigns.
  • Editor - Edit and refine written content.
  • Creative Writing Teacher - Teach creative writing at schools or workshops.
  • Literary Agent - Represent authors and sell their work to publishers.
Course content

Novel Writing and Publishing

01: Getting Started with Novel Writing


02: Finding Ideas and Selecting Your Audience


03: Selecting Your Genre


04: Planning and Plotting: Using Stories, Narrative and Setting


05: Bringing Your Characters to Life


06: Making That First Draft


07: Editing Effectively


08: Overcoming the Dreaded Writer’s Block


09: Getting Your Work Published


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