Course curriculum

  • 1

    Instructions for this course

    • How to Use the Mini-Course Template

  • 2

    Welcome to the course!

    • Congratulations

    • A message from your instructor

    • House Rules

    • How to use this course

    • Before we begin...

    • Your Incentives

  • 3

    What You Need To Know!

    • Why You Need To Know This Information. (Video, Text)

    • The Who... (Know Your Audience Before You Write Your Book)

    • The Why (Video, Text)

    • The Whats... (Video, Text)

    • The How... (Video, Text)

    • "The Who" Questions & Answers

    • "The Why" Questions & Answers

    • "The What" Questions & Answers

    • "The How" Questions & Answers

    • Test Your Knowledge

  • 4

    WEEK ONE: "The Fundamentals"

    • What You Will Learn (Video, Text, Downloadable PDF)

    • Dealing with Obstacles (HAVE YOU STRUGGLED WITH THIS TOO?)

    • The Fundamentals of Writing

    • Overcoming Writer's Block

    • Applying The Tools

    • Creating Your Chapters

    • Test Your Knowledge

    • Week One Assignment

  • 5

    WEEK TWO: "Styles of Writing"

    • Descriptive Writing

    • Poetry Writing

    • Narrative Writing

    • Expository Writing

    • Persuasive vs. Argumentative Writing

    • Analytical Writing

    • When and How to Use Various Writing Styles

    • The Difference Between Fiction vs Nonfiction

    • The 8 English Writing Techniques

    • Test Your Knowledge

    • Week Two Assignment

  • 6

    WEEK THREE: "How to Pitch"

    • Pitching in A Writer's World, and Why You Need to Know This

    • Pitch A Killer Story On Paper

    • Pitch to Agents & Publishers

    • Your Turn! Let's Pitch!!!

    • Test Your Knowledge

    • Week Three: The Challenge (Assignment)

  • 7

    WEEK FOUR: "The Next Steps"

    • Proof Read Your Work First

    • Re-write and The Process

    • Copyright Your Work

    • How to Choose The Right Editor For YOU

    • Test Your Knowledge

    • Week Four Assignment

  • 8

    YOU DID IT!

    • Congratulations & What Is Next?

    • Your Certificate

    • Self Publish vs A Publishing Team

    • Make Money As A Writer