Courses – Creative Writing

WRITING SHORT STORIES 3

Susan Haigh

On your journey to publishing your short stories we’ll look at some of the great writers of the past – James Joyce, Hemingway, Maupassant – as well as some modern writers, including Kirsty Gunn, Haruki Murakami and others. Competitions – the ones to enter – and some to avoid!

Course Code: 03 223    Thursday – 6.30/8.30    Starts 6 February – 5 weeks       Fee: £40/£35

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WRITING SHORT STORIES 4

Susan Haigh

Have fun in Susan’s flash fiction workshops, creating stories up to 750 words. Where do they fit into the world of published literature? We’ll also be looking at submitting to journals, competitions and indie publishers.

Course Code: 03 227 Wednesday- 2.00/4.00 Start 4 March – 4 weeks Fee: £32/£28

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A PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION TO LIFE WRITING

Josephine Jules Andrews

Everyone has a story to tell. This course explores the art of writing from life. These practical classes include discussion of voice, genre and types of life writing, examines using memory and writing time in memoir. Suitable for anyone who would like to begin life writing or develop their life writing skills.

Course Code: 03 201    Monday – 6.30/8.30    Starts 27 January – 10 weeks       Fee: £80/£70

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CONTINUING LIFE WRITING

Josephine Jules Andrews

This is a workshop-based course for more experienced writers or those who have completed A Practical Introduction to Life Writing and who would like to develop and work on family memoir projects. The course may also consider preparing work for publication.

Course Code: 03 217    Wednesday – 6.30/8.30    Starts 29 January -10 weeks       Fee: £80/£70

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FREELANCE WRITING and Penning Killer Content

Dawn Geddes

Are you a writer who’s interested in creating features for newspapers and magazines? Or perhaps you’d like to write content for websites or blogs? This five-week course will teach you everything you need to know about being freelance including: researching the market, finding work, crafting articles and penning killer content.

Course Code: 03 202    Monday – 6.30/8.30    Starts 27 January -5 weeks:       Fee:£40/£35

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WRITE THAT NOVEL!

Sandra Ireland

In the middle of a project, or currently mulling over ideas for a new story? Perhaps you need more information before you start. This course takes a personal approach, guiding you along the way with five weeks of exercises, prompts and advice tailored to suit your individual needs as a writer.

Course Code: 03 109       Tuesday 6.30 – 8.30       Starts 28 January – 5 weeks          Fee: £40/£35

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PERFECTING YOUR GRAMMAR – ENGLISH GRAMMAR FOR NATIVE SPEAKERS

Rachel Marsh

This course is aimed at native speakers who would like to brush up on their grammar and spelling. For many, the grammar lessons we learned in school are a distant memory, making writing for work and pleasure a painful exercise. This class will use easy, fun, and practical tools to help students understand English grammar, punctuation, and spelling. By the end of the course students will be writing like a professional.

Course Code: 03 210    Tuesday – 6.30/8.30    Starts 3 March – 4 weeks       Fee: £32/£28

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