Type
12 courses
Creative Writing

Advanced Scriptwriting Workshop

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

22/04/2021 - Thu (10:00-12:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £163.00 - C01692-202103

Comedy Writing - Introduction

This course will be delivered online. This course will give you the skills needed to write two-minute sketches, the building blocks of comedy. You will discover valuable techniques in creating a flow of creative ideas and learn how to structure a sketch. You’ll explore ways of creating vivid, funny characters and writing sharp comic dialogue. There will also be advice on finding markets. Please note the Introduction to Comedy Writing on 1st March takes place at Hillcroft in Surbiton.

20/04/2021 - Tue (19:00-21:15) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £177.00 - L00050-202104

Creative Writing - Beginners

This course will be delivered online. This course will introduce you to the basic elements of creative writing. You will find the space, and given encouragement, to start your writing journey, wherever it will take you.

20/04/2021 - Tue (09:30-11:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C00426-202105
24/04/2021 - Sat (10:00-12:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C00426-202106

Creative Writing - Critical Workshop

This course will be delivered online. This regular session will provide a forum for writers of some experience, who would like to share their work regularly in a constructive atmosphere. The sessions will be tutor led; the tutor will also introduce short sessions on aspects of writing each week. 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.

20/04/2021 - Tue (12:00-14:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - L00016-202104
24/04/2021 - Sat (12:15-14:15) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - L00016-202105

Creative Writing - Exploring Creative Writing

This course will be delivered online. 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.

26/04/2021 - Mon (19:00-21:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C01016-202103

Creative Writing - Writing for Children

This course will be delivered online. 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.

22/04/2021 - Thu (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C00425-202103

Drama Scripts for Stage, Film, TV and Radio

This course will be delivered online. Learn, explore and develop the basics of writing drama scripts for film, stage, tv and radio.

21/04/2021 - Wed (10:00-12:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C02177-202103

Exploring Creative Writing at Hillcroft

This course will be delivered online. 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.

22/04/2021 - Thu (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C02119-202103

Researching and Writing Non-Fiction

This course will be delivered online. Non-fiction is no longer seen as the poor relation to fiction. The good non-fiction writer brings to their chosen subject judgement, imagination and creativity. The more successfully you do this, the more interesting and engaging your book will be. Whatever your reason for writing – perhaps telling your family history or personal life story, exploring a fascinating topic or event or writing a biography – this course is for you. Whether you are still deciding on your subject, have made a tentative start or are already deeply into...

12/06/2021 - Sat (10:00-12:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 5 weeks - £65.00 - C01978-202101

Writing for Wellbeing and Self Development

(Women Only) The link between literature and health goes back to ancient Greece and Aristotle. Writers from different generations, cultures, genres have vocalised the positive impact expressing themselves through writing has on their emotional health. Research has shown that writing expressively can help improve wellbeing and reduces visits to the GP for physical conditions too. Writing can allow us to discover and understand how we feel, what we want, who we are, where we are from and where we are going. It provides an opportunity to explore ourselves. We all have...

Please note that this course is for women only.
15/05/2021 - Sat, Sun (09:30-17:00) - 1 weeks - £64.00/FREE - WR0075-202106

Writing Freelance Magazine Articles

This course will be delivered online. 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.

26/04/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - L00104-202103

Writing from Life

This course will be delivered online. 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.

20/04/2021 - Tue (12:30-14:30) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 10 weeks - £131.00 - C00831-202103