Plymouth College of Art - 10 week Creative Writing and Publishing for Magazines (Jan 2017)
£180
Plymouth College of Art - 10 week Creative Writing and Publishing for Magazines (Jan 2017)

Plymouth College of Art - 10 week Creative Writing and Publishing for Magaz...

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Tavistock Place

Plymouth

PL4 8AT

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In this ten week course you will work alongside the editor of a popular lifestyle magazine to gain knowledge of writing, planning, styling, designing and publishing. Explore interview techniques and learn writing and proofreading skills. You will discuss methods of printing from small scale home printing and binding, to large scale outsourcing. You will use Photoshop and Indesign software to build templates and edit imagery. By the end of this course you will have gained enough experience to progress with your magazine or creative publication. No previous experience required.

Location: Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place

Start Time: 18:00

End Time: 21:00

Start Date: 09/01/17

End Date: 02/06/17

Day: Monday

Fee: £180


Course Content

Week 1

Introduction to Zines + Magazines

Week 2

Flatplanning/shoot planning.

Week 3

Commissions, Planning and Legality.

Week 4

The Basics of design. Including image placement, document creation and template building.

Week 5

Creating a cover and two features for your chosen publication.

Week 6

Shoot day.

Week 7

Working with the results of the shoot. Editing/transcribing interviews.

Week 8

Continue working on designs and bring together content.

Week 9

Printing and production.

Week 10

Presenting designs and ideas.


Entry Requirements

No previous experience required.


Materials and Equipment

Please bring a notebook and pen for the first week.

Please note that all courses are subject to student numbers and will only run if sufficient numbers are achieved. Plymouth College of Art reserves the right to cancel a course if insufficient student numbers are recruited.


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