PD105A – How to Shine as a Sun Sign Columnist – Fall 2023-24
Course description: Providing free, regular content is a sure way to quickly build traffic to your website. For this course, you will be learning how to write Sun Sign columns and will become part of the Kepler College syndicate.
This five-week course will give you plenty of opportunities to fine tune your skills in one of astrology’s most recognized fieds as a Sun Sign columnist. From identifying your talents by reflecting on the hidden gems in your own chart to contributing to Kepler College’s blog, you’ll be working as part of team to create a full year of Sun Sign columns.
Students will be expected to contribute to the content of the Kepler College website and write scripts for the Kepler College YouTube channel
Weekly topics covered:
1. How do they do that? — Looking at how well known Sign Sign Columnist work
2. Your First and Tenth Houses — Building our team brand and finding your place within it
3. Your Fifth and Sixth Houses — Planning our collaborative work for Kepler College, monthly and weekly columns
4. Unleashing Your Creativity — Peer reviewing, daily columns
5. Marketing and Making Money
Pre-requisites: A basic understanding of signs, houses, aspects and transits is needed.
Required material: Proficiency with and access to AstroGold or SolarFire programs are very useful, but Astrodienst will do free charts.
Course name: PD105A How to Shine as A Sun Sign Columnist
Instructor: Alex Trenoweth
Course length: 5 Weeks
Course cost: $295.00
Alex Trenoweth, MA, DFAstrolS. MA in Cultural Astronomy and Astrology from Bath Spa University. Alex is both a professional astrologer, astrological researcher, and teacher. She used her observations in the classroom to write “Growing Pains” (2013), a seminal resource on the topic of child development and astrology. In 2018, she received an honorary Ph.D. from the Krishnamurti Institute of Astrology in Kolkata India as well as an award in 2015 for her outstanding service and her innovative and ground-breaking research on astrology and adolescence.
For several years, Alex has alternated teaching and traveling across the world to lecture on astrology. She has also been writing and developing workshops and courses on how to use astrology to help make school a better experience for pupils, teachers, and parents.
Alex’s website is at alextrenoweth.co.uk
Alex teaches the following course:
WR204A Astrology and Adolescence for Parents and Teachers