Creative Writing - Inspired by Favourite Writings

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Length 10 Weeks
Site Broadwater Campus Map
Attendance Part Time
Course Code DCL679
Tutor Sarah Higbee
Day / Time Tuesday - 14:00-16:00
Start 23-Apr-2019
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About this Course

For students of all abilities. As students bring in their own work to read, the variety of writing they experience makes for a stimulating and creative atmosphere. There is also a teaching focus or structured writing task each week. Excludes TV/screen/playwriting/poetry.

 

Course Content

This term we will examine how contemporary writers and poets tackle issues such as viewpoint, scene setting and dialogue and students will have an opportunity to share their favourite authors and explain how they have inspired them.

What you will achieve

By the end of the course you will be able to understand how professional writers from a range of genres deal with some of the major technical issues to make their writing memorable and readable in modern writing.

Progression/Career Path

Many students have attended this course for a number of years, finding the ongoing advice and encouragement helpful to their writing. A number of students have also had their work published in magazines, anthologies and won prizes in competitions.

What you need to bring

Please bring along writing materials and your own work. There are no other costs involved in this course.

How to Enrol

For information on enrolling in person, by phone or by post, click here.

The Tutor

A qualified teacher, Sarah Higbee has a novel coming out this year, in addition to having articles, flash fiction, poetry and short stories published. She has been running a series of successful Creative Writing courses at Northbrook for the past nine years.

Course Content

This term we will examine how contemporary writers and poets tackle issues such as viewpoint, scene setting and dialogue and students will have an opportunity to share their favourite authors and explain how they have inspired them.

What you will achieve

By the end of the course you will be able to understand how professional writers from a range of genres deal with some of the major technical issues to make their writing memorable and readable in modern writing.

Progression/Career Path

Many students have attended this course for a number of years, finding the ongoing advice and encouragement helpful to their writing. A number of students have also had their work published in magazines, anthologies and won prizes in competitions.

What you need to bring

Please bring along writing materials and your own work. There are no other costs involved in this course.

How to Enrol

For information on enrolling in person, by phone or by post, click here.

The Tutor

A qualified teacher, Sarah Higbee has a novel coming out this year, in addition to having articles, flash fiction, poetry and short stories published. She has been running a series of successful Creative Writing courses at Northbrook for the past nine years.