Course Description

Have you ever considered how all your life stories reach a point where you need to write about them? How is your story unique? Who could possibly want to read about your life, and why? Maybe you don't know where to start or what information is relevant in a memoir? What secrets do you want to keep or share? This short course will explore these questions as well as the memoir writing process.

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Define the elements of memoir
  • Recognize memoir as a genre distinct from other writing fields
  • Critically select stories to include in their memoir
  • Recognize the importance of receiving constructive feedback on their writing
  • Give constructive feedback on their peers’ writing

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Oct 15, 2019 to Nov 18, 2019
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Course Fees
Fee before GST non-credit $295.00
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Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed 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 Mountain Time on the start date. 

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