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Foundation Degree in Professional Writing This course is suitable for students who wish to gain skills as the basis for a career in writing, writers with particular aims in mind, or those returning to study who have always wished to write as a career. Fee: N/A Day: N/A Time: N/A Length: N/A Location: Dartford Course Code: 2FDPW Business, Service and Foundation Higher Education (Foundation Degrees) Content There are four separate strands to the course. Each strand has a particular practice. There are four separate strands to the course. Each strand has a particular practice. Practice: The production of writing work to specified briefs (designed to develop competitive skills in areas like script writing). Professional Practice: Studies of the working life of writers as well as the industries offering work in this area. Skills: Specific units on essential skills for writers, including research and electronic publishing. Academic Strand: The study of literature and theory, providing a basis for arguments about the students' own work and possible progression to BA (Hons). Assessment Each unit in the course is assessed by an assignment or task - essays, group critical assessment, editorial work on written material, and production of creative writing to meet set targets. Fees The fee for the Foundation Degree at North West Kent College will be ?1,700 per year. Further Information Many students have developed successful or very personal projects during their studies, to date three radio plays broadcast and three books published by students whilst on the course. Progression Careers in the media, including publishing, writing in many forms and other related areas.Students may be able to progress to a Degree course at university.

Foundation Degree in Professional Writing This course is suitable for students who wish to gain skills as the basis for a career in writing, writers with particular aims in mind, or those returning to study who have always wished to write as a career. Fee: N/A Day: N/A Time: N/A Length: N/A Location: Dartford Course Code: 2FDPW Business, Service and Foundation Higher Education (Foundation...

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