Courses – Creative Writing

PLEASE NOTE THAT BOOKINGS FOR COURSES WILL CLOSE AT 12 NOON ON THE FRIDAY OF THE WEEK BEFORE THE COURSE STARTS. UNFORTUNATELY, WE CANNOT ACCEPT BOOKINGS AFTER THAT TIME.

A PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION TO LIFE WRITING (ONLINE COURSE)

Josephine Jules Andrews

Starts: Monday 17 January 6.30 pm – 8.30pm, 10 weeks

Fees: £80/£70 Code: 05 203

These practical classes include discussion of voice, genre and type of life writing, and examine how we use memory and time in memoir. Suitable for anyone who would like to begin life writing or develop their life writing skills, each course stands alone while also supporting progression.

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CONTINUING LIFE WRITING (ONLINE COURSE – TUESDAYS)

Josephine Jules Andrews

Starts: Tuesday 18 January 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm, 10 weeks

Fees: £80/£70 Code: 05 208

This is a workshop-based course for more experienced writers or those who have completed A Practical Introduction to Life Writing and would like to develop their writing through exercises and work on personal writing projects.

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CONTINUING LIFE WRITING (ONLINE COURSE – WEDNESDAYS)

Josephine Jules Andrews

Starts: Wednesday 19 January 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm, 10 weeks

Fees: £80/£70 Code: 05 210

This is a workshop-based course for more experienced writers or those who have completed A Practical Introduction to Life Writing and would like to develop their writing through exercises and work on personal writing projects.

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WRITING MORE SHORT STORIES (ONLINE COURSE)

Susan Haigh

Starts: Thursday 13 January 6.30 pm – 8.30pm, 5 weeks

Fees: £40/£35 Code: 05 202

Study the great writers of the world, past and present. Look at form, language, character, narrative and bring them right into your own writing world.

This highly recommended and supportive short course includes:

  • weekly writing workshops to spark your imagination
  • weekly résumés
  • individual recorded feedback

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HOW TO MAKE MONEY FROM WRITING (ONLINE COURSE)

Dawn Geddes

Starts: Monday 17 January 6.30 pm – 8.30pm, 5 weeks

Fees: £40/£35 Code: 05 204

Writing a book is hard – but making a living out of being an author is harder In Are you a writer who’s interested in creating features for newspapers and magazines? Perhaps you’d like to start your own blog or write content for websites. This short course will help you make your writing skills earn for you, introducing you to the world of freelance writing including how to research your market, craft articles, find work and pen killer content.

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CREATING YOUR OWN NOVELLA IN FLASH! (ONLINE COURSE)

Susan Haigh

Starts: Thursday 17 February 6.30 pm – 8.30pm, 5 weeks

Fees: £40/£35 Code: 05 214

Writing a book is hard – but making a living out of being an author is harder In the middle of a project or currently mulling over ideas for a new story? Perhaps

This great new fun course from the ever popular Sue Haigh asks, ‘What does a novella-in-flash look like’?

Over the five weeks you will:

  • put together your own novella from individual pieces you create in class.
  • read the great novella-in-flash writers.
  • take part in two weekly writing workshops with prompts.
  • receive weekly résumés
  • receive individual recorded feedback.

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WRITE THAT NOVEL (ONLINE COURSE)

Sandra Ireland

Starts: Tuesday 22 February 6.30 pm – 8.30pm, 5 weeks

Fees: £40/£35 Code: 05 218

Writing a book is hard – but making a living out of being an author is harder In the middle of a project or currently mulling over ideas for a new story? Perhaps you need more information before you start or just a little encouragement. This course takes a personal approach, guiding you along the way with 5 weeks of exercises, prompts and advice tailored to suit your individual needs as a writer.

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