On this introduction to creative writing short course you will learn the key elements of fiction writing, particularly in relation to short stories and novels. Subjects covered include structure, characterisation, dialogue, point of view, narrative voice, style and how to develop, sustain and end a story.
You will also learn how to support your practice as a writer and how to revise and edit your own work.
This course is ideal preparation for our Short Story Writing and Novel Writing and Longer Works courses.
Who is it for?
Aimed at beginners with no experience of creative writing, our Approach to Creative Writing course will provide inspiration and guidance on how to begin to write creatively.
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This creative writing short course takes place every Tuesday night for ten weeks.
Led by a professional writer, our part-time creative writing course is the ideal way to explore your creativity and develop your potential as a writer.