Morgan enrolled in the Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing to pursue his passion for words, and fulfil his ambition of becoming a freelance writer and editor.
I’ve always had a passion for words, and I wanted to acquire the skills and knowledge that will prepare me for freelancing at a professional level.
“I decided to study the professional writing and editing program because I knew RMIT had a great reputation, and invaluable industry contacts.
“The lecturers and tutors are professionals in the field, and are extremely knowledgeable. They really motivated and guided us as students to achieve high quality work. A-lot of my classmates are from a range of fields and backgrounds, so I get to work with a lot of interesting people
“A highlight of my studies so far has been working with RMITV where I got to make television for Channel 31. This experience really opened my eyes to possible pathways to pursue in writing.
“I’ve gained a variety of professional skills from this program such as editing techniques, providing useful feedback, time management and working in a team.
“For anyone considering studying this program, this course will gear you up for writing and editing in a professional environment. The skills you learn will leave you well equipped and ready to write and edit for others.
“This program has given my confidence to pursue a career in writing and shown me the paths that I can take within the industry.”