Creative Story Making – Introduction to Storytelling

Course Details

Duration:
1 day

Hours:
8 hours

Time:
Saturday, 9am to 6pm

Venue
Singapore Polytechnic

 


Course Introduction

Best-selling author Adeline Foo will guide participants along the journey of creative story making. Adeline Foo, is the author of The Diary of Amos Lee series of children’s books, amongst others. In this session, Adeline will share her expertise and experience gleaned from writing fiction. From conceptualising to crafting a story outline, this practical and interactive session will help inspiring writers make their stories come alive.

This short course will benefit individuals interested in creating their own stories: independent writers and content creators seeking to enhance their storytelling skills, business professional and branding practitioners telling stories to engage their audiences, teachers and parents looking to create stories for youths.


Course Objective

Creative Story Making provides the fundamentals of storytelling and writing for the other storytelling courses for TV and digital media. The course aims to equip non-media professionals to be writers and content creators who can craft stories for the digital media platform.


Course Outline

• Conceptualise, develop and pitch original ideas and stories for digital media platforms
• Apply the art and craft of storytelling for digital media platforms
• Write creative stories for children
• Understand how to produce an eBook


Suitable for

Writers, Content Creators


Assumed Skills and Knowledge

GCE O Levels


Certification

Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the required assessments and achieve at least 75% attendance.

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above3Aged 35 and above, and earn ≤ $2,000 per month
$121.98
(incl. GST)
$45.98
(incl. GST)
$45.98
(incl. GST)
$26.98
(incl. GST)
$406.60
(incl. GST)
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.
3 Under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme. For more information on the scheme, click here.

 


Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses - elearning@sp.edu.sg
All other Courses - pace@sp.edu.sg
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

Classroom

 

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund
E-Learning
There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.
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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
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Important Dates

Course Date:
TBC

Registration Period : TBC

 

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7:30pm

Cheques
c) Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
s 500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651
Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.