Graduate Certificate in Arts

Writing

For candidates admitted under Rule (a)
Program of Study Credit Points
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete 6 to 12 credit points from the following units:
6-12 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
WRIT101 The Craft of Academic Writing 6  
WRIT102 Storytelling and Genre Writing 6  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 24 to 30 credit points, with at least 24 credit points at 300-level, from the following units:
24-30 cps
INK101 Indigenous Perspectives across Creative Industries 6  
WRIT304 Writing Short Fiction 6  
WRIT306 Writing for Work: Styles and Contexts 6  
WRIT309 Writing Creative Non-fiction 6  
WRIT313 Editing Skills and Standards 6  
WRIT326 Persuading the Public: Rhetoric in Public Affairs 6  
WRIT327 Magazines: Culture, Industry and Practices 6  
WRIT329 Publishing Practice 6  
And complete 12 to 24 credit points from the following units: 12-24 cps
WRIT503 Research in Writing 6  
WRIT504 Writing Short Fiction 6  
WRIT506 Writing for Work: Styles and Contexts 6  
WRIT509 Writing Creative Non-fiction 6  
WRIT513 Editing Skills and Standards 6  
WRIT526 Persuading the Public: Rhetoric in Public Affairs 6  
WRIT527 Magazines: Culture, Industry and Practices 6  
WRIT529 Publishing Practice 6  
And complete 0 to 6 credit points from the following units: 0-6 cps
COMM523 Digital and Social Media 6  
COMM532 News and Journalism 6  
COMM581 The Art of Documentary 6  
COMM587 Screen Adaptations: Rewiring the Text 6  
THEA521 Writing for Performance: Stage and Screen 6  
Total 48 cps

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