Writer's Course

The Sarane Writer’s course is a one to three year correspondence course. Our goal is to enable and build up writers in different genre’s and turn them into published authors.

The training is developed to enable you to grow as a writer.

Training stretches over three years and every year is made up of different short modules.

Training

The training is developed to enable you to grow as a writer.
Every year is made up of different short modules.
These modules are:

1. Short modules recommended to complete Year one:

Language 1 (Afrikaans or English)
The elements of writing/a story
Different genres
Practical writing

2. Short modules recommended to complete Year two:

Language 1 or 2 (Afrikaans or English)
Writing and planning
Different genres
Layout/Graphics/Illustrations
Practical writing

3. Short modules recommended to complete Year three:

Language 2 or 3 (Afrikaans or English)
2nd Language 1, 2 or 3
Area of specialization (2 genres)
Journalism (Conveying a message/story)
Publishing/Marketing
Practical writing

Registration

Registration is open yearly from November and closes at the end of February when the year program starts.
It opens again from May and closes at the end of July when the year program starts. If you enrol in the middle of the year your study year will end the middle of the next year.
To register you have to fill in the online form, you will receive confirmation that we have received it within 24 hours (2 working days) and pay the deposit into the bank account.
Use your full name and surname as your reference and fax or e-mail proof of payment to 0865765599 or . (After your registration has been finalized you will receive a student number, for further payments use your name, surname and student number as your reference.)
As soon as registration form and proof of payment have been received, your first study materials will be send to you.
The prescribed books will not exceed R 2000 per year.   

Cost

The total cost per year is R 12600
Deposit: R 1600
Monthly payment: R 1100 over 10 months

Bank details:

Nedbank
Branch: 158550
Account number: 1098208404