Type
10 courses
Creative Writing

Advanced Scriptwriting Workshop

This is a workshop based classed designed for intermediate and advanced writers to develop scripts for radio, TV, film and stage.

12/01/2023 - Thu (10:00-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £219.00 - C01692-222302
27/04/2023 - Thu (10:00-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £219.00 - C01692-222303

Creative Writing - Critical Workshop

This regular session will provide a forum for writers of some experience, who would like to share their work regularly in a constructive atmosphere.
Whether your project is a novel, a memoir, short stories or flash fiction, you will find this an invaluable and supportive space in which to progress your work.

14/01/2023 - Sat (12:15-14:15) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - L00016-222303
29/04/2023 - Sat (12:15-14:15) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £177.00 - L00016-222306

Creative Writing - Writing for Children

This course aims to encourage and inform students who are interested in writing short stories, novels, poetry, plays, picture books and non-fiction for children and young adults.

12/01/2023 - Thu (13:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C00425-222302
27/04/2023 - Thu (13:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C00425-222303

Creative Writing: Flash Fiction - create a story over two sessions

There have never been more outlets for flash fiction: magazines, books, websites, making it the form in which many writers have their first taste of publication. It is also a rich and exciting literary genre in its own right. In these two sessions you will unlock the secrets of writing very short fiction, and work on the first draft of your story.

24/01/2023 - Tue (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 2 weeks - £60.00 - C02931-222301
21/03/2023 - Tue (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 2 weeks - £60.00 - C02931-222302

Exploring Creative Writing (Beginners to Intermediate)

This course explores all aspects of creative writing to help you discover your voice and develop your creative writing skills. You will be stimulated, challenged and entertained in equal measure and, as your confidence grows, you will gain mastery across the forms and genres, allowing your creative voice to grow and giving full reign to your imagination. Whether you wish to explore or enhance your creative writing skills, this is the course for you.

09/01/2023 - Mon (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C01016-222302
11/01/2023 - Wed (10:00-12:00) - Hillcroft Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C01016-222304
24/04/2023 - Mon (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C01016-222303

Poetry Workshop with Poet Paul Mathews

A unique opportunity to explore and write poetry with an acclaimed poet and educator.

04/03/2023 - Sat (11:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £43.00 - C02932-212202

Ways Into Creative Writing: Short Stories

In this short course you will learn how to turn on your creative brain and find ideas for stories, to evaluate and develop them. You?ll discover structuring techniques, look at voice, language and use of setting. By the end you will have planned a story and started to write it.

11/01/2023 - Wed (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C02792-222302
26/04/2023 - Wed (19:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - C02792-222303

Write a Flash Fiction Story in One Day

Very short fiction has come into its own in the age of the internet. Flash fiction is a wonderful art form, as well as being many writers? first foray into publication.
You will explore how to find ideas, to build a picture and create the all-important ending for your own mini-story. By the end of the day you will have written the first draft of a 500 word story.

22/04/2023 - Sat (10:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £52.00 - C02855-222304
10/06/2023 - Sat (10:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £52.00 - C02855-222305

Writing from Life

Do you have a story to tell? Do you want to explore your own personal narrative? Perhaps you want to narrate your own life experiences, record family history or explore self awareness through writing.

10/01/2023 - Tue (12:30-14:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £166.00 - C00831-222302
25/04/2023 - Tue (12:30-14:30) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £166.00 - C00831-222303

Writing Magazine Articles

You will get direction for your freelance writing. You will learn the basics of freelance writing to enable you to begin planning, researching, writing and pitching articles to Editors at magazines and newspapers.

09/01/2023 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - L00104-222301
17/04/2023 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - Parkshot Campus - 10 weeks - £177.00 - L00104-222302