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Fall 2020

Write Your Story (Remote)

Discover your individual voice and write your personal memoir. Join us as we explore the terrain of the creative memoir with in-class discussions and exercises as well as additional tools to help shape it. This course is geared towards writing for publication and will include a section on marketing your work to publishers.


NCCOM-CS028-01 / cost: $150

Dates Oct 8 – Oct 29                  Time 6:30-9:00pm

Sessions     4        Instructor     Barry Putt

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Introduction to Filmmaking      (Remote)      

Have you ever wanted to create a TV show or film? Have you ever watched a scene and wondered how it was shot? This course will show you the industry from the inside out. Together we will watch scenes from films then dissect these scenes to see the techniques and practices behind the art of film. This will be a fun interactive survey course with an award-winning director of independent films. Warning: After this course, movies and television will never look the same. You will see behind the façade and know just how much work went into the art you are seeing on the screen. 


NCPER-CS016-01 / cost: $150

Dates  Sep 16 – Oct 14              Time 6:30-8:30pm

Sessions     5         Instructor     Lawrence Greenberg

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Writing Children’s Fiction I  (Remote)

Students will learn the essential elements of creating engaging children’s stories. Explore story language, developing memorable characters for children and story structure. Marketing approaches will also be discussed. 


NCCOM-CS009-01 / cost: $90

Dates Nov 7          Time 9:30am- 4:00pm

Sessions     1        Instructor     Barry Putt

Day    SA      NOTES         1/2 hour lunch


Screenwriting (Remote)

Learn the basics of screenwriting. During this course you will learn story structure, character development, script formatting, and marketing approaches. You will also outline a story for a feature-length screenplay.


NCPER-CS047-01 / cost: $185

Dates Nov 14            Time  9:30am- 4:00pm

Sessions 1           Instructor Barry Putt

Day SA             NOTES