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WRI 330 Publishing and Promoting Your Work

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Course Description

You will learn about the process of getting your work published through study, practice, peer and instructor feedback, and assignments. This course will prepare you to seek publication with a fiction or non-fiction manuscript using traditional or self-publishing. Learn the complexities of establishing an author platform, growing a social media presence, and submitting to an agent and publisher. Additional topics include the nuts and bolts of publishing; book design, making a publication deal, contracts and royalties. Assignments will allow you to create a professional query letter, author biography and marketing plan for a current or future book project.

Notes

Previously known as "Getting Published - Fiction (WRI 212)"

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  WRI 330 - 006 Publishing and Promoting Your Work  
  Fall 2016   Status:  Available
 
Online:   27 Sep 2016 to 21 Nov 2016
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $545.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
5% Bundle Discount
 
Delivery Options:  Online
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Title: The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published: How to Write It, Sell It and Market It . . . Successfully

Edition: 2015 (544 pages) 

Authors: Eckstut, A and Sterry, D.H.

Publisher: Workman Publishing Company

http://www.workman.com/products/9780761160854/

  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date. A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.

  
 


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