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Novel Writing Diploma Course

19 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What will you learn?

There is no doubt that writing a novel requires many skills that test resolve but the good news is that even the complete beginner can rise to the challenge and create a compelling novel if adhering to the basic rules, writing while absorbing the many skills required to bring the novel to life.

Writing a novel, irrespective of the genre, requires the writer to put a little bit of themselves into each and every page. This means, utilising many of the experiences that you yourself have endured, including both the good and the bad times to make up part of the fabric of...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Introduction
  • Introduction
  • Module 1 Task
Module 2: Ideas and Plot Development
  • Part 1: Ideas and Plot Development
  • Part 2: Ideas Book
  • Module 2 Tasks
Module 3: Genres
  • Genres
  • Module 3 Task
Module 4: Your First Chapter
  • Your First Chapter
  • Module 4 Tasks
Module 5: Descriptive Writing
  • Descriptive Writing
  • Module 5 Tasks
Module 6: The Narrative Voice
  • The Narrative Voice
  • Module 6 Tasks
Module 7: Viewpoint
  • Viewpoint: I – Writing in the Third Person
  • Module 7 Tasks
Module 8: Dialogue
  • Dialogue
  • Module 8 Tasks
Module 9: Characterisation
  • Characterisation
  • Module 9 Tasks
Module 10: Emotions
  • Part 1: Emotions
  • Part 2: Love
  • Module 10 Tasks
Module 11: Creating the Villain
  • Creating the Villain
  • Module 11 Tasks
Module 12: Outlines
  • Outlines
Module 13: Creating Obstacles
  • Creating Obstacles
  • Module 13 Tasks
Module 14: Generating the Hook
  • Generating the Hook
  • Module 14 Tasks
Module 15: Getting Published
  • Getting Published
Module 16 - Finding a Publisher
  • Finding a Publisher
Module 17 - Staying Motivated
  • Staying Motivated
Module 18 - Final Assessment
  • Module 18 Tasks
  • Final Assessment
Module 19 - Summary
  • Summary

Who would benefit from the course?

Anyone, who is interested in improving their writing skills will benefit from this course. In essence, you will learn how to approach novel writing in the most productive way. As we reveal the nuts and bolts of the technical aspects, and this will make it easier for you  to take your storyline and to turn it into a fully formed book and one you are proud of.

Accreditations

This course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home, you also receive your own tutor for full tutor support when completing the course. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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