Online Writing Courses Companies

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Purdue Online Writing Lab

West Lafayette [United States]

In an attempt to bring the Purdue Writing Lab to students no matter where they were, Dr. Muriel Harris (former director and founder of the Purdue Writing Lab) and David Taylor (former graduate student in Educational Computing) started the world's first Online Writing Lab (OWL) in 1994. Dave redesigned the e-mail server and developed the gopher and Web sites. Their goal was to provide a... More

The Virtual Writing University

Iowa City [United States]

The Virtual Writing University (VWU) is a collaborative, interdisciplinary initiative sponsored by the Graduate College and the Office of the Provost at the University of Iowa. The project launched in fall, 2006, with the mandate to create a virtual space for the University of Iowa's writing community. Its primary venue is the Writing University website (www.writinguniversity.org), a portal... More

The Open University - Start writing fiction

Milton Keynes [United Kingdom]

Have you always wanted to write, but never quite had the courage to start? This unit will give you an insight into how authors create their characters and the settings for their work. You will also be able to look at the different genres for fiction. More

Technical Writing - OpenCourseWare Consortium

Newark [United States]

An advanced writing course. Combines current theory with actual practice to prepare students as technical writers. Analyze complex communication situations and design appropriate responses through tasks that involve problem solving, rhetorical theory, document design, oral presentations, writing teams, audience awareness, ethical considerations, and gender equity issues. Instructor: Dr. Jim... More

Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World

Ann Arbor [United States]

Fantasy is a key term both in psychology and in the art and artifice of humanity. The things we make, including our stories, reflect, serve, and often shape our needs and desires. We see this everywhere from fairy tale to kiddie lit to myth; from "Cinderella" to Alice in Wonderland to Superman; from building a fort as a child to building ideal, planned cities as whole societies. Fantasy... More

Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode

Logan [United States]

The purpose of this course is to help you implement the critical reading and thinking skills and strategies necessary to the practice of persuasive research writing. Because the focus of this class is the process of learning how to argue effectively on paper, you will have the opportunity to develop an awareness of audience by writing multiple drafts, which will include well-documented, credible... More

The Online Writer's Studio

Stanford [United States]

The Online Writer's Studio makes it easy to take online courses taught by instructors from Stanford's writing community. Thanks to the flexibility of the online format, these courses are designed to fit into your schedule. You can log into our classes from any computer with Internet access, anywhere and at any time. Our online writing courses are presented in a clear,... More

Introduction to Novel Writing - UCF OpenSpace

Cornwall [United Kingdom]

The full Novel Writing unit offers MA Professional Writing students the opportunity to develop a sound creative writing structural foundation on which they can build a novel. It rapidly develops the disciplined practices essential to the organisation of an extended piece of work. Emphasis is placed on efforts to realise and manage the problems inherent in developing a long creative writing... More

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