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Online Creative Writing Courses

We offer innovative writing workshops with celebrated authors. Share your work with writers from around the world without ever leaving home. Earn the University of Toronto’s prestigious Creative Writing Certificate from anywhere in the world and fit your courses into your own busy schedule. The online learning platform called Blackboard creates a virtual classroom that allows interactivity and collaboration between you and your instructor and with the other course participants. The convenience and flexibility to manage your course work on your schedule makes pursuing your course or program that much more accessible within a busy schedule.

Online Creative Writing Courses

SCS 1664 Creative Writing: Introduction
SCS 1695 Creative Writing Through Reading
SCS 1684 Creative Writing II

SCS 1679 Writing the Novel: Introduction
SCS 1701 Writing the Novel II

SCS 1680 Writing Short Fiction: Introduction
SCS 1713 Writing Short Fiction II

SCS 2695 The Art of Fact: An Introduction to Writing Non-Fiction

SCS 2282 Memories into Story: Life Writing

SCS 1687 Poetry: Introduction
SCS 1688 Poetry II

SCS 1709 Screenwriting: Introduction
SCS 1710 Screenwriting II

SCS 1717 Writing for Children: Introduction
SCS 2677 Writing a Young Adult Novel

SCS 2698 Mystery Writing Workshop
SCS 2710 The Great Escape: Writing Fantasy

SCS 3291 Foundations of Journalism
SCS 3212 Fundamentals of Digital Journalism