Johannesburg, South Africa (PressExposure) February 17, 2009 -- Break into the lucrative world of freelance writing with award winning Journalist and Media Trainer, Marion Scher.
This course is for anyone who has ever wanted to earn their living through writing or wants to simply improve their skills. This course will give you the tools to write newspaper and magazine articles, press releases and edit copy.
4 Wednesdays from 08h30 to 15h30 4, 11, 18 & 25 March 2009 Venue: 1A Haven Rd, Greenside
The idea of this course is for the participants to produce at least two articles, possibly a profile, travel,health, humour piece and even an issue story.
COST: R6000 00
The course will cover:
â¢ Researching and finding stories â¢ Finding angles â¢ Interviewing skills â¢ Using creative writing â¢ Feature story formulas â¢ Editing your own and otherâs copy â¢ MOST IMPORTANT â Finding the markets and SELLING your work â¢ We will cover another lucrative market â press release writing.
Marion Scher is an award winning journalist, lecturer, media trainer and consultant with 21 years experience in the industry and for information on more of her courses, particularly on professional writing skills go to http://www.mediamentors.co.za.