Delivery Methodology: Case Studies, Lectures, Presentations
Program Cost: Ksh. 12,000
No experience necessary, just a passionate desire to write a book.
Earn a Certificate upon completion
Week 1: Writing Basics
No one talks the same way as another person. We all talk in unique voices. So do we in writing. In this module, you will learn the fundamentals of expressing yourself through the pen and finding your author/writer voice in a way that readers will understand and relate to your writing.
What is covered?
Planning and Executing writing the plan
Different routes, one journey: Options for genres
Options for Outlets; Blogging, Book Publishing or E-Publishing?
Common mistakes made by writers and how to avoid them
Week 2: Staying the Writing Course
Learn how to slay two monsters that have killed many budding writers who have fallen for their charms.
Reading and other habits that make you a better writer.
Storytelling 101: captivating using the written word.
Elements of a story.
Blank: Dealing with Writers Block and Excuses
Making money from your writing
Week 3: Proofreading and Editing
Learn how to make your work palatable and presentable.
This module allows you to present your work to the world like the great writer/author that you are.
Writing from the heart and editing with no mercy
Tips and tricks to proofread and edit your own work
Engaging a Professional Editor/ Proofreader
Publishing Options for you
Week 4: Making Money as a Writer
Get to know how to put your writing skills to work for you.