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Mode of study Part-time
Duration 12 Weeks
Campus London Road Campus
Start date 24 February 2021
Tuition Fee £150
Course code PLR0CWE001 (2021A)
Runs on Wednesday
  • Who is it for?

    This course is for you if you wish to develop your creative writing. You will investigate a range of techniques, a wide range of texts, literary critique and develop your skills of evaluation.

  • Entry Requirements

    There are no formal entry requirements. An interest in wider reading and writing is desirable.

  • What does the course involve?

    You will investigate a range of literary techniques, including: sensory imagery, genre, character development, realistic dialogue, plot and structure, through evaluating a diverse collection of texts, including your own writings. This course will also consider literary critique and build skills of evaluation. The course topics are ‘revisiting familiar things’ and ‘writing from experience’ and are designed to be flexible enough to accommodate individual writing styles and preferences whilst providing a challenge.

  • How is the course assessed?

    There are no formal assessments. However, the course will be assessed formatively throughout and the course aim is that you will produce pieces of writing for each course topic.

  • Additional Notes

    There are no required additional materials or resources. However, you may wish to purchase books for personal use as the course progresses. (You will need writing materials/media)

  • What do I do next?

    You are able to enrol at the College in person or by phone on 01743 342333 between 9.00am-5.00pm Monday - Thursday and 9.00am-4.30pm on Friday. You can also enrol and chat to staff at our advice / enrolment events which happen throughout the year or use our Live Chat facility.

    You will be required to pay your course fees at the time of enrolment, so please ensure that you bring an appropriate payment method with you, (as well as appropriate evidence if you are eligible to have any fees waived).

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