Introduction to Creative Writing - 8-week course


Introduction to Creative Writing
8 weeks. Mondays 1pm - 3pm. 10th October - 5th December (no session 24th October).
QUAD, Market Place, Derby, DE1 3AS
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In this eight-week course, lecturer, workshopper and writer Alex Davis will guide you through the fundamentals of creative writing. Ideal for anyone wanting to write for the first time, or just starting out in the field, topics will take in planning, structure, description, dialogue, tense and perspective and many more, giving you the confidence, inspiration and information to develop further as an author.
Week one – course introduction and story structure
Week two – plotting and planning your fiction
Week three – writing strong characters
Week four – writing great description
Week five – developing realistic and compelling dialogue
Week six – tense and perspective for writers
Week seven – writing short stories vs writing novels
Week eight – editing and drafting
Course Fees - £120, £100 Concessions and £90 QUAD Member Concessions


Market Place
United Kingdom

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Introduction to Creative Writing - 8-week course
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