Key Study Areas
Core Study Areas - Industry Overview I, Computer Skills for Writers and Editors, Writing and Editing Skills, and Writing and Research.
Electives 2008 (3 drawn from) - Novel, Public Relations Writing, Writing Popular Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Writing for Young Adults, and Myths and Symbols for Writers.
Other Electives (Available in Alternate Years) - Poetry, Short Story, Writing for Children, Journalism, Literature for Writers, and Screenwriting.
• Bendigo (City Campus)
• Castlemaine Campus
This course is full time or part time. Classes are run both during the day and in the evening, and full time students are required to attend some evening classes.
• Individual Interview
• Assessment of Folio
On successfully completing this course you will be eligible for employment in a number of fields, including publishing, editing, journalism, freelance writing, corporate writing promotion, public relations, advertising, fiction, performance and poetry writing.
Further Study Options
Articulation arrangements are in place between BRIT's Professional Writing and Editing, Diploma qualification and La Trobe University Bendigo's Bachelor of Arts. Graduates from both the Certificate IV and Diploma courses have also been given credits at other Australian universities.
Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing :: 21675VIC
You will be assessed as part of this course.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of your current qualifications and prior learning: BRIT has processes to give you credit for relevant units from your prior study, and to assess your prior learning against units in a course.