Marketing & Media course or workshop

Promote an event and your brand on Bizcommunity by submitting a workshop, seminar or any other corporate gathering! Posted event listings display in the Biz Event Calendar, where they are visible to all users on Bizcommunity, and they may even be included in the relevant daily/weekly industry newsletters. For branded featured events, see our Rate Card.
Advertise with us
Advertise & RatesMy Account
Company press officeList company
Recruitment packagesSubmit job ad
Download ratecard

Write for travel magazines

This course - written by a leading travel writer - was designed to give you all the tools and tips you need to launch yourself into this exciting genre of writing.

Become a travel writer - one of the most glamorous and exciting fields of journalism.

Course Details:
Modules: 10 lessons
Length: Course can be completed at own pace: between 10 weeks and 5 months
Registration: Online at www.sawriterscollege.co.za; sign up and start at any time

Students must complete...
• 10 writing exercises (for assessment and feedback)
• 1 full-length article of publishable quality (for assessment and feedback)

Admission Requirements:
• Basic writing skills are essential
• Computer skills, e-mail and Internet access required
• No previous tertiary qualification required

Tutor:

Don Pinnock is a former editor of Getaway magazine in Cape Town, South Africa. He is the author of 13 books and has written countless travel articles for magazines and newspapers. He is a director of Southern Write, an association of top travel writers and photographers in Africa.
Don has a PhD in political science, an MA in criminology, a BA in African history and has published a post-doctoral study on gangs, rituals and rites of passage. He has held lectureships in Journalism (Rhodes University) and Criminology (University of Cape Town) and completed his PhD research at London University.


Cost: R4995.00

Module One - What is travel writing?
Module Two - Targeting your market
Module Three - Topics that sell
Module Four - The travel writing industry revealed
Module Five - The compelling opener
Module Six - Body-building Part I
Module Seven - Body-building Part II
Module Eight - Body-building Part III
Module Nine - Finishing off in style
Module Ten - The final cut

For full course details and FAQ, please visit us at www.sawriterscollege.co.za.

Venues


Date: 05 November 2014
Location: Online correspondence course, Countrywide
Cost: R 4995.00

Date: 19 November 2014
Location: Online correspondence course, Countrywide
Cost: R 4995.00

Date: 26 November 2014
Location: Online correspondence course, Countrywide
Cost: R 4995.00

Date: 03 December 2014
Location: Online correspondence course, Countrywide
Cost: R 4995.00

Date: 24 December 2014
Location: Online correspondence course, Countrywide
Cost: R 4995.00

Date: 31 December 2014
Location: Online correspondence course, Countrywide
Cost: R 4995.00

Contact: Koos Turenhout
Company name: SA WRITERS' COLLEGE
Email address

Our courses offer one-to-one support, guidance and mentoring from experts every line of the way.
    
 
< Back