Creative Writing: FictionNon-Accredited • Non-Accredited
About the course
This course will consist of: weekly face to face meetings with a published author, covering a range of areas which will help participants to understand the mechanics behind successful creative writing. The course will cover a range of genres and will allow students with an interest in all areas of creative writing to develop their skills. Teaching will be via a mixture of theory delivery, case study discussion and practical exercises designed to allow students to recognise successful techniques and apply these to their own work. Week 1 will cover “Story” – a look at narrative and plot development. Week 2 “Characterisation” looking at different forms of dialogue and development of character. Week 3 will cover “Scene and Setting”, Week 4 will cover “Sub-genre conventions” looking at writing for different audiences. Week 5 and 6 will focus on “writing in Practice” allowing feedback and development of individual writing tasks.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
There is no formal assessment for this course.