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T5 Creative Writing - Beginners

Category: Languages

Course: Creative Writing

Level: Beginners

Description: This is a course for people who want to tell stories, whether it’s a short story, a novel or a piece of personal writing. Each week, participants will learn storytelling techniques that will help them to give shape to their ideas. They’ll work towards creating their own original piece of writing, which they’ll share with the group. They’ll receive feedback on their story which will help them develop it further if they wish.

Course Content:

Week 1. Playing with Words. Break down inhibitions and learn to be more inventive with language.

Week 2. Creating Characters. Build a profile of a character and bring them to life.

Week 3. Setting. Use place and time to create a world for your characters and develop an atmosphere.

Week 4. Plotting. Decide what will happen in your story and learn how to keep readers interested.

Week 5. The Senses. Using all five of your senses to tap into emotions and memory.

Week 6. Point of View. Deciding who will tell your story and using that viewpoint to shape your story.

Week 7. Story Sharing, Students share the work they have created and receive feedback.

Week 8. Story Sharing Continued. More stories and advice on the next steps to take with your work.

Tutor: Derbhile Graham

Fee: 100

Duration: 8 Weeks

Start Date: 28th of September

Class Time: 7.30-9.30pm

Day: Tuesday

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