Creative Writing

WHAT’S YOUR STORY? Creative Writing at Shipley College This course runs in three, stand-alone ten week blocks over the academic year. The main focus will be life writing, and this theme will be explored through the different creative writing styles of: memoir, poetry and short stories. Use your own life experience to create unique and engaging stories. Experiment with different forms of writing. Join our friendly, inspirational and supportive classes to develop your voice, style and confidence. Part 1: Memoir As a starting point, the group will read and discuss a range of diverse memoirs, and you will work towards telling your own life-story. How do writers present personal narratives about their lives? What should/shouldn’t be included? Part 2: Poetry As a starting point, the group will read and discuss a range of diverse poetry, from traditional to contemporary, and you will explore various creative techniques and work towards telling your own life-story through poetry. What can be achieved through writing poetry, in terms of expressive story-telling, that is different to other forms of writing? Part 3: Short stories As a starting point, the group will read and discuss a range of short stories and extracts, from traditional to contemporary writers and you will work towards writing your own short stories. Explore and experiment with the ‘essential ingredients’ of creating short and/or flash fiction.

Subject Creative Writing
Level Improvers
Study Type Part Time
Course Code 6115
Cost £ 80.00
Start Date 16-Apr-2024
Start Time 1:15pm
End Date 25-Jun-2024
End Time 2:45pm
Day Tuesday
Duration 10 Weeks
Venue Shipley College
Start Date 24-Sep-2024
Start Time 1:30pm
End Date 03-Dec-2024
End Time 3pm
Day Tuesday
Duration 10 Weeks
Venue Shipley College
Start Date 07-Jan-2025
Start Time 1:15pm
End Date 25-Mar-2025
End Time 2:45pm
Day Tuesday
Duration 10 Weeks
Venue Shipley College
Start Date Start Time End Date End Time Day Duration Venue
16-Apr-2024 1:15pm 25-Jun-2024 2:45pm Tuesday 10 Weeks Shipley College
24-Sep-2024 1:30pm 03-Dec-2024 3pm Tuesday 10 Weeks Shipley College
07-Jan-2025 1:15pm 25-Mar-2025 2:45pm Tuesday 10 Weeks Shipley College
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Start Date 16-Apr-2024
Start Time 1:15pm
End Date 25-Jun-2024
End Time 2:45pm
Day Tuesday
Duration 10 Weeks
Venue Shipley College
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Start Date 24-Sep-2024
Start Time 1:30pm
End Date 03-Dec-2024
End Time 3pm
Day Tuesday
Duration 10 Weeks
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Start Date 07-Jan-2025
Start Time 1:15pm
End Date 25-Mar-2025
End Time 2:45pm
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