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Learn the art of Writing with our creative writing courses in Sydney.

The interactive live online course will be delivered via Zoom platform, with a small class group.

Do you want to write creatively and not sure where to start – or what to write? Learn the fundamentals of creative writing in this practical, interactive course for beginner writers wanting to develop writing skills and hone their craft.

This friendly and informative Creative Writing Course is designed to instruct, support and inspire writers of any genre. Discover and develop the basic tools and techniques of creative writing, and build on your skills and unique style through a series of structured classes, in-class activities with positive feedback in a supportive environment.

If you want to write anything, and you’re not sure where to start, then this is the course for you.

Outcomes

By the end of this creative writing course, you will:

  • develop an understanding of different creative works, and how to create your own
  • connect with other writers to further hone your skills and craft
  • create characters readers want to cheer for
  • develop plot and structure best suited for your works that will hook the reader
  • understand the basics of grammar and how to polish your work for the reader and/or publisher viewing

Course content – in-class delivery

  • What, why and how to write – and setting up the right time management and environment for the creative writer
  • Inspirational works – we examine different types of writing, including poetry, novels and other works
  • Creative sources, concept development, theme and style – and finding your writing tribe
  • Character, dialogue and description
  • Plot and story structure
  • Writing, revision, editing, submission – grammar, punctuation, and structural integrity of your work, as well as market submissions

Course content – online delivery

Please note: The online course is a modified version of the full course, so the content and learning outcomes will be reduced to suit online delivery and the shorter course duration.

Please bring to class

  • notebook and pen
  • laptop or tablet (optional)

Classes

Creative Writing Course for Beginners

<p><strong>Learn the art of Writing with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/Arts/writing-creative-writing-courses-classes-sydney">creative writing courses</a> in Sydney.</

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$249Limited inc GST/$199.20/$224.10
This class will be offered live online via Zoom
Creative Writing Course for Beginners

<p><strong>Learn the art of Writing with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/Arts/writing-creative-writing-courses-classes-sydney">creative writing courses</a> in Sydney.</

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$249Limited inc GST/$199.20/$224.10
This class will be offered live online via Zoom

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Creative Writing Course for Beginners

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Creative Writing Course for Beginners

Great reasons to enrol in a short course with us

Small classes

A personal approach means quality learning, so you can enjoy plenty of interaction with your instructor and the chance to ask questions.

Short & sweet

Our short courses & workshops get straight to the point, providing the skills you need with minimal commitment of your precious time.

Facilities & equipment

Our range of venues suit every type of course, are easy to get to, and have the equipment and tech needed to support your learning.

Easy, secure enrolment

Enrol online 24/7 with a safe, convenient 3-step process, and you can change your mind up to 7 days before class starts.

Quality instructors

Our educators bring first-hand experience and knowledge, with up-to-the-minute practices from diverse industries.

For business, or pleasure

Our courses help you rapidly increase your skills and knowledge, for professional development or personal interest.

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Course testimonials:

  • said:Dean is a very encouraging, supportive and effective teacher with a wealth of subject matter expertise to share.

  • said:This was a really accessible and inspirational course for writers of all ages and abilities. The tutor is hugely knowledgeable and will facilitate wonderful dicussions encouraging writers of every ability to develop their voice. Inspiration abounds when hearing the writing of others and sharing the writing journey together. I would recommend it to anyone who wants a kickstart to get writing, develop their craft and connect with other people who are fascinated by capturing stories through the written word.

  • said:Dean was a fabulous teacher! Thoroughly enjoyed his teaching style and personality and encouragement.

  • said:Thankyou so much

  • said:This class ticked all the boxes for me. I have learnt a great deal from Dean and the others in the group, and it has created the inspiration and the motivation I needed. Dean has so much amazing literary knowledge, and provides such astute but motivational feedback. I have left every class feeling excited to write more.

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