Creative Writing Name

Course Content

Course Content

This course will provide you with an introduction to a range of forms and genres including prose, short stories, autobiographies, memoirs and poetry. You will read examples and discuss writing techniques to build your individual style.

During the course you will learn about:
• Creative ideas and planning techniques
• Character, setting and plot development
• Imagery

At the end of this course, students will have created several short pieces of work or a larger, ongoing piece of work in progress.


To be eligible for funding for courses you must be over 19 years of age as at 31st August 2022

You can attend this course if you live in any area in the UK that is not devolved

No previous experience is required. Basic IT skills are essential.
You will need to commit to attending sessions regularly and completing some aspect of self-study


You will need access to a Laptop or Tablet. Please also have a notepad, pen or pencil and a small folder for handouts and your work. You may wish to use a memory stick.

This course is delivered online. You will need access to the internet and an email account. Your teacher will contact you on a weekly basis through Zoom, email and our online learning platform, Moodle.

You will have the opportunity to meet and share ideas with other like-minded people across the County. You will be given tasks to complete at each session along with instructions and online demonstrations


This course is not formally assessed although you will be given verbal and written feedback on your progress throughout the course.


You will receive a certificate of completion following full attendance


You will be given the opportunity to discuss progression to advanced creative writing courses or those which lead to English qualifications

12308CL3
01/11/2022
13/12/2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday
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