Beginners Creative Writing Course (6 Weeks)With Kerry Hadley-Pryce. Starting 26/05/2021
Start Date: 26th May 2021 – 2 places remaining
This Online Beginners Creative Writing Course is suitable for complete beginners. It’s also suitable if you haven’t written anything for a while and if you’d like some help with your writing routine.
(If you’ve booked onto a course with Nikki Sheehan, commencing May 12th, this course is still going ahead as scheduled. We removed it from the site as it was full and to prevent overbooking)
There will be weekly notes and assignments over the course of six weeks. You will receive written feedback on all assignments.
Our beginners courses are in huge demand and are filling up very quickly, so we recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.
Module 1: The Creative Process
We’ll learn to how lose our inner perfectionist and practise some techniques to free up our writing muscles.
Module 2: Character Creation
How might you find and develop your characters? We’ll look at a variety of approaches to this.
Module 3: Showing and Telling
‘Show, don’t tell’. Let’s look at what this means in your writing, and let’s experiment with both.
Module 4: Setting
We’ll explore the effect of setting and its interaction with emotion, character and plot.
Module 5: Point of View
Whose story is this? This week, let’s look at the range of possibilities there are, and how this can strengthen your confidence as a writer and help you find your voice.
Module 6: Structure
In this, the final week, we’ll examine how narrative can be arranged to create tension and keep your reader reading.
Think about the next steps for you and your work. Learn about editing, proofreading and polishing your words. Discover answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about writing, including your own.
To find out more about how the online courses work, or if you have any further queries, you can check out our Frequently Asked Questions or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our cancellation/refund policy may be viewed here.