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Finishing the book: What are the last steps before publication? - Online

Creative Writing Online - Mx
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Distance learning
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 3 October 2020
  • Course duration: Saturday 10 am - 12 noon, one morning

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This two-hour 100% online workshop delivered on Zoom is for any writer with a complete or nearly complete draft who would like support on the last steps before going to publication.

You will examine the processes of editing and proofreading to ensure your book is polished.


You will discover the various options available of publication, and how to approach a publisher or agent.

What will I gain?

By the end of the session you will have the knowledge and tools to refine, edit and go through the final proofreading of your draft, and have the confidence to approaching a publisher or agent in your chosen field.

Tutor Profile: Charlotte Baker is an author and an associate lecturer and PhD student at the University of Derby.

She has an interest in horror, identification, true crime and fandom.

Charlotte has over thirty fictional and nonfictional publications.

Indicative maximum class size: 12

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

During the course you will:

  • research options for publishing and discuss the merits and limitations involved
  • complete writing tasks from prompts
  • gain feedback on your writing style.

Entry requirements

Level: Beginner / Intermediate

Entry requirement: No previous experience is necessary.

Level: Beginner / Intermediate

Entry requirement: No previous experience is necessary.

Fees and funding

The fee for this course is £14.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

The fee for this course is £14.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418