Creative Writing Improvers

This 'next step' allows you to further develop creative/literary skills - moving you that bit closer to publication of your very own work!


Why take this course?

This course is for anyone who has made the first tentative steps towards developing their creative writing, who wish to continue on their journey. 

What you will experience

At the end of the course, students will be asked to read a piece of their creative writing. The course also covers what to do next, how to keep going, and starts you thinking about how to set up a writing group. 

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Key facts

Mode of study

Entry requirements

Although there are no entry requirements for this course, if you are new to creative writing, the Beginners course should be your first stop.

What you need to know

Next steps



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