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The Academic Planner provides registered part-time students in the Centre for Continuing and Online Learning (CCOL) the ability to declare into a program of study.
The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any course, program, fee, timetable, or campus location at any time.
General education courses and Beginning Workshops are open to all students via the standard pre-registration process.
Students follow a step-by-step approach to producing a story suitable for publication.
The process of submission for publication, as well as the various opportunities for publication, are examined.Students gain an understanding of the process of creative writing including theme, setting, plotting, characterization and the use of dialogue, enabling them to successfully discover their writer's voice and build confidence in their writing abilities.Students become familiar with the tools necessary to appreciate literature critically by reviewing literary history and examining different genres.Themes and conventions associated with these genres are explored and an understanding of literary analysis and various critical approaches is developed.For creative writing students, a framework in which to appreciate and evaluate their own writing is provided.Graduates may also pursue career paths within organizations where publishing, writing, editing and marketing support functions are required.Fees for part-time programs are charged on a course-by-course basis and are published on each individual course page.Starting with a review of sentence parts, students move to an in-depth explanation of sentence structuring and culminate in a practical review of stylistic conventions in business writing.Core elements needed for creative writing are covered.Evidence of learning achievements for PLAR candidates may include a comprehensive challenge examination and/or completion of a portfolio.Students learn the rules of English grammar in a comprehensive, easy-to-follow manner.