You’ll learn how to develop your ideas and the importance of reflecting on writing and editing, and you’ll hear other writers talking about their approaches to research and consider ways of turning events into a plot.
In this course, you focus on understanding the demands of different styles of writing, and continue to improve grammatical correctness, vocabulary development, and revision and editing skills.
We will explore key principles as they’re expressed in great films, then immediately apply these concepts.
Videos, articles and discussion steps will offer you the opportunity to learn and engage with other learners on key concepts and ideas.
You will learn what keeps it moving, how it manipulates our feelings, expectations, and desires.
You will examine the choices storytellers make to snag our imaginations, drag them into a fictional world, and keep them there.
Designed with the prestigious creative writing school at the University of East Anglia • Study online using your home computer • Take our classes from anywhere in the world • Fully tutored, with feedback on your assignments from published writers • Small, friendly groups – maximum of 15 students per course Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine!
Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine!
Whether you’ve got your heart set on working as a freelancer, writing a novel, publishing a children’s book, becoming a poet or just writing for the joy of it, this study will get the words flowing.
Studying online means that you can build your skills at a pace that suits you- perhaps fitting in your study around your work.