Start date: 14th Jan 2020
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Duration: 10 weeks
Tutor: Jackie Kirman
Course code: 20SP90
This course is for people who enjoy the creative writing process - a place to share, critique and develop your pieces of writing.
For the first session students will need; pen, paper, folder/binder for notes
The course aims to:
• Create a supportive environment in which to share, critique, and develop your creative writing
• Discuss the creative writing process, research the publishing market: competitions, agencies, on-line publishing e.g. WordPress etc.
• Help group members practice a range of writing techniques through creative writing exercises in class and at home
• Allow group members to develop their own pieces of writing over a period of several weeks – whether it is poetry, short story or a longer narrative.
By the end of the course students will have been able to develop ideas into longer pieces of writing and have an insight into the processes of critiquing and editing.