Many think that trolling is something that involves harming others â€“ this is not the case. Trolling can also be done to entertain others. This course will help you become better at trolling for entertainment. You will learn to be able to write using the appropriate stylistic and narrative conventions of a Troll, and be able to plan posts carefully to introduce effective trolling features at the most appropriate moments in a thread. You will be able to created sustained posts which are easily recognisable as trolling, and be able to make imaginative use of trolling conventions to produce entertaining posts that captures the interests of other community members. Finally you will learn how to edit and redraft posts for greatest authenticity as a Troll.
This course can be accredited by Agored, the Open College Network in Wales. The cost of accreditation is included in the course fee.
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