Focus on Fiction

    Course details

    • Code: CWRT.5007
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Communications and Writing
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class60 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)On Demand

Course Aim

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to examine and develop the principles and practice of writing fiction as applicable to a number of genres.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Develop the writing process to create polished fiction;
  2. Analyse and apply the various principles of fiction writing at an advanced level to write fiction.
  3. Examine and use literary style and devices to create fiction which evokes a response in the reader.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017