Creative Writing Course for Beginners (101)

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$379 Limited inc GST / $303.20 / $341.10
Creative Writing Course for Beginners (101)

<p>Learn <a href="/courses/Arts/writing-creative-writing-courses-classes-sydney">creative writing</a> for beginners at this 6-week course in Sydney.</p><p>Do you want to write creatively and not sure

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Course description

Learn creative writing for beginners at this 6-week course in Sydney.

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.

Course outline
  • Session 1 - What, why and how to write, and setting up the right time management and environment for the creative writer
  • Session 2 - Inspirational works – we examine different types of writing, including poetry, novels and other works
  • Session 3 - Creative sources, concept development, theme and style, and finding your writing tribe
  • Session 4 - Character, dialogue and description
  • Session 5 - Plot and story structure
  • Session 6 - Writing, revision, editing, submission – grammar, punctuation, and structural integrity of your work, as well as market submissions
Learning outcomes

By the end of the 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 reader and/or publisher viewing.
Please bring to class
  • notebook and pen
  • laptop or tablet (optional)

Avoid disappointment. Enrol early.

Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

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Course testimonials:

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

  • Cara said: Dean is an encouraging and learned tutor. It was a pleasure to take part in this class, and I felt truly inspired by Dean and the other students. The class was a therapeutic outlet for me, and was a great way of re-introducing myself to my inner creative writer.

  • Jessica said: Dean was a fantastic tutor, would highly recommend the course!

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