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Professional Course
The Writing Clinic

The 4-day Writing Clinic organized by the School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University, is aimed at addressing noticeable deficiencies in the art of writing from the roots.The goal is to improve the writing proficiencies of theparticipants and bring them to best practice standards.

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Date

Sep 27, 2021

Cost

₦ 200,000

Length

27 - 30 September

  • Date

    Sep 27, 2021

  • Cost

    ₦ 200,000

  • Length

    27 - 30 September

Introduction

Writing is central to the literary, political and professional spheres of our life. As a medium of expression, writing is used to inform, educate, direct, persuade, document and to entertain. Writing is a skill that can be taught and learned. The Writing Clinic will diagnose and treat both organic and acquired writing deficiencies in the participants. The course will proceed from the basics to the process of writing, and from relevant language skills to specialized writings, all laced with lots of practice exercises in an intensive four days.

The class is structured to run two streams; 

  • In-class – 4 days
  • Online class – 8 days

Date for in-class: 27th – 30th September, 2021

Enquiries:

Opeyemi – 0806 638 5629; Damilola – 0805 812 7207; Isaac – 0803 346 0440

Email – professionaleducation@smc.edu.ng

Objectives

What to expect:

  • A diagnostic review aimed at ascertaining weak points in writing.
  • Grill and drill on the basics of writing
  • Language skills in writing
  • Sentence structure and arguments
  • Good grips of forms of writing

Modules

  • Baseline exercises
  • Mastering the basics
  • The writing process
  • Developing a story angle/elements of a story
  • Editing skills
  • Forms of writing
  • Exercises/writing specimen

For Whom

  • Marketing Officers
  • Corporate Communications Officers
  • Human Resource Officers
  • Personal Assistants
  • Executive Assistants

Course Fees

N200, 000 (without accommodation)

N278,000 (with accommodation for 4 nights + dinner)

N95, 000 (Online fee)

Certificate

Yes

Venue

Physical Class:

School of Media and Communication (SMC)

Pan-Atlantic University (Main Campus)

Km 52, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Ibeju-Lekki

Lagos, Nigeria

 

Online Class:

SMC eLearning Portal and Zoom 

Contact information

Opeyemi – 0806 638 5629

Damilola - 0805 812 7207

Isaac – 0803 346 0440

Email – professionaleducation@smc.edu.ng

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-Anita Dabor

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