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Creative Writing

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Course Description

Creative Writing Beginners: If you have always wanted to write but need some help to get started, this course is for you.  In a supportive environment your tutor will help you find your writer’s voice and will guide you towards producing either an autobiographical piece or a short story.

Creative Writing Improvers: Already writing and need some feedback? Gain confidence in what works and what doesn’t in this creative writing course. Ideally you should have already completed the beginner's course.

Intro to Screen Writing/Screen Writing: Ever wanted to write a script? Got a great idea for a film or TV show? Thanks to the huge demand for content from streamers and broadcasters, there has never been a better time to be a scriptwriter. On this course, run by screenwriter and producer Tom Keenan, you will learn what makes a great script, get great hacks and tips about how to make your ideas and script stand out, understand the basics of screenwriting craft - plot, structure, character and dialogue, have the chance to work with a working industry professional, whose scripts have been written for some of the most famous actors, directors and producers in the world and write the opening 10 pages of your script which will wow anyone who reads it!

Entry 1-3 / Beginner

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Level 1 / Intermediate

Course CodeCourse NameStart DateEnd DateStart TimeEnd TimeSiteDay  
2800S2Creative Writing Improvers16/01/202426/03/20249:45 AM11:45 AMSouthchurch CentreTuesdayAvailable but read onlyAvailable for Enquiries

Level 2 / Advanced

Course CodeCourse NameStart DateEnd DateStart TimeEnd TimeSiteDay  
2800S3Creative Writing Intermediate16/04/202425/06/202412:15 PM2:15 PMSouthchurch CentreTuesdayAvailable but read onlyAvailable for Enquiries