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Creative Writing: Commercial Novels

Creative Writing: Commercial Novels is a course run by Martin Keaveney Creative Writing, Galway. It is a Online Learning course with a duration of 12 weeks. Creative Writing: Commercial Novels gives a Course Qualification of Certificate of Attendance. For more information about Creative Writing: Commercial Novels at Martin Keaveney Creative Writing, please review the details below.

Creative Writing: Commercial Novels

This specialist course covers all genre novels that fit into a commercial category. It is designed to help writers who are writing for a wide audience. We will look at the differences between a draft and a polished commercial novel. We will explore the vital elements that convince agents and publishers that your manuscript is one that will be a commercial success. Writers should have a specific project in advance.  The course will be primarily focussed on the  development of writer’s projects for the commercial marketplace, however we will use some novels as a case study. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings.This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a commercial novelist – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects from early draft stage onwards.

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at

Starts Wednesday January 17th 2023 8-10pm

No class March 27th / April 3rd

Course concludes April 17th 2024 17/01/24 – 17/04/24

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + Final Project editorial response  – €289.99 via Zoom Book here

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Training ProviderMartin Keaveney Creative Writing
Course LocationSligo
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationCertificate of Attendance
Awarding Body DetailsCertificate of Completion
Course Start Date17/01/2024
Course End Date17/04/2024
Course Duration12 weeks
Course Time8-10pm
Course Fee289.99
Entry RequirementsNone
Carear PathNovelist, Poet, Journalist, Short-story writer, Teacher, Editor, Publisher, Nonfiction writer and others.
Course CodeMKCWCN
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