Writing Creative Fiction-Getting Started Weekend
Is it time to bring out the writer in you? In this condensed weekend course you will be encouraged to explore a range of fiction writing styles. This weekend is all about getting you writing on that project you have been meaning to get started for all this time.
Writing Creative Fiction-Advanced
Nurture your creative impulse and investigate how it can be shaped through crafting the elements of pace (e.g. in scene and dialogue, fine-tuning syntax, managing time and tenses). You'll be invited to deepen the texture of your writing and sail the seas of imagery and metaphor.
Learn the skills needed to write stand-up and narrative comedy. Build characters, devise stories and apply time honoured principles of comedy writing to make your own stand-up routine, comedy film or sitcom.
Writing for Children
Writing for Children will introduce you to the children's book industry and focus on writing picture books. You will look at language, pacing, targeting different ages, chapter books, and how to prepare and submit manuscripts to a publisher.
Do you have an idea for a Film or TV Series? Learn the leading processes and principles for creating industry level Film and TV scripts, arming you with the skill to get your story out of your head and onto the page.
Grammar and Punctuation
Refresh and improve your grammar with our two-day course. Our experts will take you through the eight parts of speech, sentence structure and standard punctuation marks. You will learn how to identify and fix common problems in writing and learn the principles of plain English.