Explores the characteristics of non-fiction, true crime writing that differentiate it from other kinds of writing. Students will analyse techniques used by true crime writers and apply these in their own true crime story.
- Introduction to non-fiction writing
- Creating a structure or plan for your story
- Putting techniques into practice
- Learning from the experts
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||analyse differences between creative non-fiction writing and other kinds of writing|
|2||develop and analyse techniques for writing true crime stories|
|3||apply techniques for writing true crime stories|
|4||use collaboration and peer review effectively to benefit their own writing|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- analyse differences between creative non-fiction writing and other kinds of writing
- develop and analyse techniques for writing true crime stories
- apply techniques for writing true crime stories
- use collaboration and peer review effectively to benefit their own writing
- No prescribed texts.
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