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Creative Writing - Writing for Pleasure - Centre Based

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Dartford Adult Education Centre, Dartford
Level 1
19:00 - 21:00
11 weeks

Whatever your level of experience, this life enhancing course will help you to gain more enjoyment from your writing by taking the time to explore new techniques, styles and subjects. Under the friendly guidance of the tutor you’ll be shown how to produce a variety of written pieces. This course will help you discover new strengths as a writer and feel more creatively fulfilled., , By the end of the course you will be able to:, Explore new routes to creativity for pleasure and personal satisfaction, Selectively use writing techniques to create a variety of effects , Improve your written pieces through effective revision and editing, Collaborate creatively, sharing constructive feedback with other writers in a friendly and supportive environment.,

Who is the tutor?

About the Tutor: Declan O'Keeffe

Declan started teaching almost 20 years ago because he wanted to share his knowledge with others. Teaching adults provides Declan with great job satisfaction because the students are highly motivated.

He enjoys imparting his love of the subject, enabling students to fulfil their academic potential and pursue their career goals. He has achieved a BA, MA and PGCE.

"Working with adults has given me more job satisfaction than any other field of work I have ever pursued"

View all courses taught by Declan O'Keeffe here

How will I be taught?

Each session will include selected readings, discussion, tutor input, writing tasks and peer review. Each week you will be set a task to do over the week., You will be given oral and written feedback from the tutor, oral feedback from peer review, and opportunities to self-assess throughout the course. You can manage your progress through your Individual Learning Plan which will record your achievements. , ,

What do I need to bring with me?

Pen and dedicated writing notebook.

What can I do next?

Your tutor will be willing to discuss options with you., If you are interested in other subjects, please ask at Reception or visit

What do I need to join the course

Everyone who loves reading, writing and creative thinking is very welcome to join., Beginners and more experienced writers are welcome. You should be willing to try new approaches to writing, to develop your own creative potential, and to encourage others in the group too., ,

Getting to your course

Find us

Dartford Adult Education Centre
Summerhill Road

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code DAR/112406/K/LC.