Writing and Journalism Courses


Writing and journalism courses for personal or professional development.

Learn to write, edit or publish or become a more effective communicator. Gain skills, knowledge and practical experience with the one-on-one guidance of your industry experienced tutor. Flexible learning and responsive support.


  • Advanced Freelance Writing

    Study writing, media studies or journalism, to be a professional writer with this alternative education writing school; learning online or by correspondence how to write in a home business.
  • Biographical Writing

    Learn to write a biography - family history or biograhical novel, to a biographical magazine article or even obituary -Online course
  • Certificate in Creative Writing

    Explore your creativity. Creative writers are always in demand, to write fiction and non fiction; and anything from marketing material to books.
  • Certificate in Editing and Proofreading

    Study editing, proofreading, writing, media studies or journalism. Become a professional editor with this alternative education writing school. Courses online or by correspondence.
  • Certificate In Journalism

    Study writing, publishing, editing, journalism or photojournalism. Experience based learning helps you, develop an awareness of the industry, exploring opportunities to publish your work; and initiate a career.
  • Children's Writing

    Learn to write picture books, junior fiction, and young adult novels. Discover key differences between genres, the secrets of structure and planning, how to write realistic dialogue, and more. Excellent for aspiring and long term writers alike.
  • Communications

    Communications, Skills External Studies course, Distance Education course- online, e-learning or correspondence with flexible options. Become a better communicator.
  • Creative Writing

    Study creative writing, -write more interesting fiction, more convincing advertising, more inspired poetry -all types of writing work better if you develop your creativity.
  • Dramatic Writing

    Study dramatic writing, media studies or journalism, to be a professional writer with this alternative education writing school; courses online or by correspondence, learn how to write in a home.
  • Editing for Specialists and Professionals (Editing III)

    The editing for specialists and professionals is intended for people already skilled in the essentials, This course introduces higher level language concepts, such as grammatical approaches, text types, and audience assessment.
  • Editing I (Editing and Proofreading)

    Improve your editing and proofreading skills, learn to assess manuscripts, and mark up like the pros with this introductory course. Excellent for writers and new editors alike.
  • Editing II

    Take your editing skills to the next level -- learn about the legalities of editing, different types of editing, graphic, charts, and apply your skills with a problem-based learning project.
  • Editing Practice

    Study writing, media studies or journalism, to be a professional editor with this alternative education writing school; courses learning online or by correspondence how to write in a home business.
  • Efficient Writing

    Study writing, media studies or journalism, to be a professional writer with this alternative education writing school; learning online or by correspondence how to write in a home business.
  • Esl Writing Fundamentals

    For those with English as a Second Language. Learn beyond the basics for better writing and communication.
  • Freelance Writing

    Study freelance writing with professional published writers, and learn how to write work that sells -work from home as a writer.
  • Journalism Practice I

    Learn at home how to write in a practical way; studying practical writing skills, learning by distance education from professional writers and journalists
  • Journalism Practice II

    Study practical journalism at home by distance education, learning practical writing from a mentor who is a professional writer.
  • Legal Terminology

    Study writing, the law and legal terminology to be a professional writer or legal office assistant; with this alternative education writing school; courses learning online or by correspondence how to write in a home business.
  • Photojournalism Practice I

    Photography School -Study photography for a career or job in photography, to start a photo business or take better photos; learning by distance education, through online home study or a photography correspondence course.
  • Poetry

    Study poetry via correspondence or online. Learn the grammar and techniques involved in writing sonorous verse. Learn about famous poets and their poems.
  • Proficiency Award 3 In Journalism

    Study writing, editing, photography and photoshop. Learn all the skills necessary to help you start a career in journalism.
  • Proficiency Award 3 In Publishing And Journalism

    Study writing, publishing, media studies or journalism, to be a professional writer with this alternative education writing school; learning online or by correspondence how to write in a home business.
  • Publishing I

    How books, blogs, magazines , newsletters, etc are published -Study publishing, further you career or business prospects.
  • Publishing II

    Discover the nature and scope of publishing, opportunities for careers and business - learn the basics, lay a foundation for working in the media.
  • Publishing III

    Explore what to publish, how to publish, and where to sell what you publish. Raise your awareness of publishing to the next level for business or career success.
  • Script Writing

    Script Writing can be applied in a number of contexts, both online and traditional performances. Learn how to plan and construct a well written script.
  • Technical Writing (Advanced)

    Study technical writing. Learn to write everything from reports and manuals to scientific papers and business submissions.
  • Writing Fiction

    Study writing via distance education. Learn how to write engaging characters, settings, plots and how to structure a story. If fiction is your forte, this is the course for you.