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Our online Humanities courses will encourage you to develop your:
- Creative thinking skills
- Academic writing skills
- Reasoning skills
- Research skills
- How to ask questions
The skills you learn from our courses provide a foundation to do well in all fields of life including, Business, Education, Writing, Journalism, Training and Research.
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A biography is neither a diary nor a journal. It's more than a collection of ‘she did this’ and ‘he did that’. Although biographies are writing about life, it's more useful to think of them as a collection of writings about life events.
Learn to write stories that children will love! Children's writing is a specialised craft. It is a rewarding, inspirational, and often demanding, branch of writing. Very few people can easily recall their own childhood, and write in a manner that children can relate to.
There are many factors that influence the effectiveness of education: the curriculum; the information that is included or excluded; the skills and knowledge that the student begins with; choice of physical resources; delivery techniques; the student's commitment and aptitude and teaching ability.
If you love writing and want to improve your skills, network with other writers, and get personal guidance, then, this course is for you. Tutors are exceptionally well qualified, with university degrees and more than five years experience in writing and publishing.
This course will build you a groundwork of writing skills, before inspiring you with the real-world mechanics of criminal psychology, giving your crime and detective stories a sense of authenticity.
Critical Thinking Course Online : Learn from this online course and develop a better understanding of Critical Thinking and how the techniques of critical thinking can be applied to business and the world of academia.
DrWrite drama like a professional! There are many different types of writing – short stories, poems, novels, screen plays etc. Dramatic writing can fall into all of these. A short story usually takes place over a shorter period of time.
The course covers: the nature and scope of editing, the role and responsibility of the editor in publishing, working with authors and publishers, the editing process and skills required, copyright and other legal concerns, indexing and referencing, varying the approach according to the kind of book, etc.
This course is designed for self-editors, aspiring professional editors and desktop publishers. Its aim is to develop the students understanding of the editing processes.Develop a capacity to edit a broad range of publishing material including both print and electronic media, text and graphics.
Professional and Specialist Editing online - BWR307: This senior editing distance learning course is designed for editors who are already happy that they have advanced proofreading and copy editing skills and techniques and who want to move up to more senior or specialised roles.
Study from Home with this Distance Learning Course. Gain hands-on experience as an editor in a student publishing team! In this course, you will develop essential practical knowledge and skills that you will need in your career as editor or publisher.
Enhance your freelance writing skills! This is a great follow up course to Freelance Writing 1. It begins by revisiting writing fundamentals, in order to lay the foundation for specific freelance writing skills for newspapers, periodicals, education, biographies, technical. fiction and others.
Become an excellent instructor! Learn to prepare for and perform basic instructional skills, prepare participation plans, organise and evaluate training sessions. Develop skills in teaching, to instruct people at work
Acquire the writing skills needed to become both an employed and freelance Journalist. To become a successful journalist, you will need a number of key attributes to call upon during your journalistic career. This course will help you gain them.
Succeed in your career in journalism. This study journalism from home course is designed to prepare people for such career paths. It concentrates on developing the skills needed to succeed as a writer, and an awareness of how to develop a career in this industry.
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