Certification in Creative Writing and Authorpreneurship for Fiction Writers

About

This one-year certificate course at Book Ecke, titled “Certification in Creative Writing and Authorpreneurship for Fiction Writers,” focuses on honing creative writing skills specifically for fiction authors. It integrates the art of storytelling with entrepreneurial strategies, guiding writers from conceptualisation to publication to assured sales.

Course Overview

  • The course encapsulates aspects of fiction writing, creative storytelling techniques, editing, and marketing and sales strategies for authors.
  • Special emphasis on digital marketing and self-publishing.
  • Includes modules on developing unique writing styles, author voice, character creation, plot development, and engaging narrative techniques.

Project Work

Engage in a project from day 1 where you will write and prepare a novel for publication within a year. This comprehensive task will guide you from the initial draft to the final steps of publishing, with expert support and mentorship at every stage.

Application and Admission

  • The application platform opens 6 months before the course starts, and the link will be available here.
  • Documents required include:
    • A 1500-word writing Sample that includes the title and genre of your novel
    • CV and Motivation Letter
  • Limited to 20 students per intake to ensure personalised attention and guidance.

Course Fees and Additional Information:

– The total cost for this one-year certificate course is $2,500 USD.

– The fee covers all course materials and access to online resources.

– Note:

  • Additional costs for book publication and marketing may apply (if required).
  • The first year’s tuition fees are due within 30 days of accepting the offer letter and training contract to obtain the enrolment certificate.
  • Additionally, students must cover their travel expenses, accommodation, visa, and living costs for attending any program seminars worldwide (if any).
  • There are also extra annual fees for extending the program beyond three years.

This course is ideal for aspiring fiction writers who want to gain practical skills in both the writing and business aspects of authorship.