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Personal Enrichment Class

Travel Writing

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 (All day)

Learn how to profit from your experiences in exotic lands by learning how to write and sell travel articles and books. This course will teach you how to develop the skills of a travel writer so you can translate sensory experiences into publishable writing.  You will learn how to translate what is seen, heard, tasted, touched, smelled and felt (intuitively and physically) into publishable articles and books. You will understand the writing styles and methods needed to sell material in today's competitive market. You will learn about popular styles and types of travel writing that are the friendliest to new writers. Other topics of the workshop include; how to write query letters, how to produce articles, essays and books, trends in types of articles and books, grammar and writing skills refreshers, and marketing information.  By the end of the course, you will have the ability to write for the travel market. So pack your sense of adventure, organize your determination and put your keyboard in a comfortable position. If you have a desire to write and yearn to travel, you are a perfect candidate to become a travel writer.

A new session of this course begins each month. Once enrolled students will have access to the course for six-weeks and can complete course modules anytime day or night from the comfort of their home or office. Students can enroll and pay online by clicking the "Register Online" button above or complete a Payment Authorization Form to pay using a MSU AR account. 

For questions regarding online courses please contact Dixie Cartwright at 662-325-9191. 

 

Department: Center for Continuing Education
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