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Writing Books for Children Diploma Course

14 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What You'll Learn from the Course

If you ever fancied becoming the next J.K Rowling and writing a series of Best Selling Children's Books or you just quite fancy learning about the processes and techniques involved in writing for children - then this course is for you!

This comprehensive course takes you from a complete beginner in writing and covers the many aspects of publishing, focusing on those all-important writing techniques, right through to how to get an agent and build your author’s platform.

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Getting Started
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Genres
  • Part 3: Research 
  • Part 4: Writing and Marketing 
  • Part 5: Developing the Writer Within 
  • Part 6: Six Myths to Side Step Neatly
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: Secrets to Great Storytelling
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Tension 
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Craft Compelling Characters
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Essential Requirements 
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: Outlines, Beginning and Middles
  • Opening and Middle Sections
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Closing a Chapter
  • Closing a Chapter
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 Common Plot Problems
  • Common Plot Problems
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: Creating Horror
  • Creating Horror
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8: Writing Middle Grade Books
  • Writing Middle Grade Books
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: Writing Mystery Stories
  • Writing Mystery Stories
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10: The Seven-day Inspiration Plan
  • The Seven-Day Inspiration Plan
  • Module 10 Assessment
Module 11: Writing the Picture Book
  • Part 1: Writing the Picture Book
  • Part 2: Set Yourself Weekly or Monthly Goals 
  • Module 11 Assessment
Module 12: Writing and Selling the Picture Book
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Lecturing the Reader
  • Part 3: Module Twelve Summary
  • Module 12 Assessment
Module 13: Building Your Author Platform
  • Building Your Author Platform
Module 14: Traditional Publishing vs Self-publishing
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Digital or Self-Publishing 
  • Module 14 Assessment

Who Would Benefit from the Course?

Anyone with a passion for writing and would like to get into the children’s book market. There are thousands of stories accepted by publishers each week, so if you have the ideas, we will show you how to make them grow and become a published author.

Accreditations

The Writing Books for Children Diploma 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 course is certified by the IANLPC (International Association of NLP & Coaching) and the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), both of which are internationally recognised organisations. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses. The IANLPC is a global support network for NLP Professionals and coaches, including the fields of Life Coaching, Hypnotherapy Business Coaching, Leadership, Nutritional, CBT, Personal Development and Holistic Therapy.

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