Creative Writing - Appreciate the Experts - Online Course - Adult Learning - 09:30 - 11:30

Online Courses, Nottingham

Key details

Date -
Sessions Mondays: 9:30am - 11:30am
No. sessions 6
Venue Online Courses, Nottingham
For ages 19+
Group size 5 - 15
Cost FREE - £36

About this course

This course will look at work by three different writers, analysing their content and writing process, as well as themes and issues in their writing. Learners will complete writing tasks, inspired by the writing/ themes, culminating in creating an extended piece of writing. 

What will be covered on the course?

  • To introduce learners to writers who they may not have previously read. 
  • To discuss ideas and themes in the writers’ works. 
  • To analyse the use of language and style of writing. 
  • To create a piece of creative writing inspired by one of the works. 

What will learners achieve by the end of the course?  

  • Recall technical terms 
  • Discuss ideas confidently 
  • Apply learning by taking part in written exercises 
  • Being able to examine the use of techniques and ideas in published work 
  • Evaluate their own and their peers’ work to improve a piece of writing 
  • Create an extended piece of creative writing 

What skills or knowledge do learners already need to have to attend the course? 

  • An interest in reading and writing (they will need to read between sessions) 

 Instructions for Attendees

  • As this course is online, a suitable device such as laptop, smart phone, tablet or computer will be required to access the course.  Zoom will be used for the live sessions and the link will be sent to you once your enrolment has been completed.

Booking your place and fee information

If you are in receipt of certain benefits you will be offered the course for free, however if you have a financial barrier which may prevent you from enrolling on the course  please visit our webpage for further information

To secure your place on the course BOTH the following must be done:

  • Complete the EVENTBRITE BOOKING.
  • Complete our INSPIRE ONLINE ENROLMENT FORM for each person attending the course.

You should be redirected to the Inspire Online Enrolment Form after completing the Eventbrite booking.  If you are not redirected, please use the link supplied in the Eventbrite booking confirmation email.

To book and enrol on one of our courses, you must have been living in England and have been resident in the UK for the past 3 years.

Some exceptions may apply if you are living in England with evidence of the right to remain and are from an EEU/EEAU country (completion of a questionnaire will be required).

As we no longer receive funding for our ESFA-funded courses for learners living in the devolved areas listed below, full cost fees would apply to these courses if you live in these areas:

  • Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield 
  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
  • Greater London
  • Greater Manchester
  • Liverpool City Region
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Tyneside and Northumberland
  • Tees Valley
  • West of England
  • West Midlands
  • West Yorkshire

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