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Travel Writing Business Diploma Course

7 Modules

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

The course starts you off with the basics and progresses you to the point at which you are capable of creating work of your own in this genre. You will be introduced to travel writing, guided you through the different aspects involved, and all the questions you have will be answered along the way.

Following an introduction to the course, and what to expect from it, the Travel Writing Business Course begins by explaining what travel writing really is (such as books, guides, brochures and more) and providing examples of some famous writers. This module then moves onto...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Is Travel Writing for You?
  • Part 1: What Do We Mean by Travel Writing?
  • Part 2: Some Famous Travel Writers
  • Part 3: Do You Have What It Takes?
  • Part 4: Why this Course?
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: Where to Begin?
  • Part 1: Step One – Your Travel Personality
  • Part 2: Step Two – Know Yourself
  • Part 3: Step Three – Know Your Market
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: The Nitty Gritty of Travel Writing
  • Part 1: How Do Travel Magazines Work?
  • Part 2: Some Pointers About Photography
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: Your Travels
  • Part 1: Becoming A Professional Traveller
  • Part 2: What Will You Need?
  • Part 3: Have Your Time Accounted For
  • Part 4: Solo Versus Group Travel
  • Part 5: Some Useful Travel Mantras
  • Part 6: Funding Your Travels – The Pros and Cons
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Travel Writing Skills and Drills
  • Part 1: How to Stand Out
  • Part 2: Importance of Writing Skills
  • Part 3: Rule# 1: Show Don’t Tell
  • Part 4: Rule# 2: Know Your Transitions
  • Part 5: Rule# 3: Your Characters
  • Part 6: Rule# 4: What will set you apart?
  • Part 7: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: Sharing and Selling your Work
  • Part 1: Why Is It Important to Sell Your Work?
  • Part 2: The Travel Writing Market
  • Part 3: International Travel Magazines
  • Part 4: Know Your Editors
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: Inspiration for Travel Writing
  • Part 1: Sample Pieces
  • Part 2: Colette Rossant: Apricots on the Nile
  • Part 3: Charlotte Hobson: Black Earth City
  • Part 4: Experiences of Travel Writers
  • Part 5: What a Travel Writer Should Be Doing
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment

Who would benefit from the course?

Designed for those interested in the field of professional travel writing or even those who would just like to write better journals of their travels for themselves, friends, and family, the Travel Writing Business Course will give you everything you need to produce interesting and entertaining writing.

This said, anyone who is going travelling and wishes to improve their journal or blog entries, and also get more from their trip, will find a lot of useful and inspiring information here.

Accreditations

The Travel Writing Business Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. 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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