What’s it like to study a short course at City?
Whether you’re interested in writing children’s books, novels, short stories, newspaper articles or blogs, or just thinking of taking that first step towards creative writing, our range of practical, innovative writing courses are all taught by professional authors and editors uniquely placed to help you explore your writing within a supportive learning environment.
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Why study creative writing at City, University of London?
City short courses offer creative writing programmes that cater for both novice and seasoned writers, whether you are interested in writing children's books, novels, short stories, newspaper articles , websites or blogs.
You can study for one term only or across three terms. Further progression can be attained through the well-established Novel Studio 12-month programme.
The writing courses provide students with the opportunity to study from beginner to advanced levels and gain an understanding of writing styles and techniques.
Evening courses are taught in a relaxed but stimulating environment.