Creative Writing - Intensive - Bring your Story to Life | Dartford Adult Education Centre

Creative Writing - Intensive - Bring your Story to Life at Dartford Adult Education Centre

Creative Writing - Intensive - Bring your Story to Life at Dartford Adult Education Centre

Price: £120.00 Starts: 24/01/2020 Time: 10:00 - 14:30
Tutor: Nigel Blackman Ends: 14/02/2020 Location: Dartford Adult Education Centre
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: FRI Duration: 4 weeks

About this course

Are you looking to get more satisfaction from your writing? Whatever stage you are at with your project this Saturday course will help you to bring your story to life by extending your creative range. Under the friendly guidance of the tutor you’ll be shown how to produce a variety of written pieces, poetic forms, short stories, character studies and observations that will help you to shape your own personal work.

By the end of the course you will be able to:
Explore new routes to creativity that will help bring your stories to life
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.

How will I be taught?

Your tutor will create a supportive environment that encourages students to evaluate their own work and to give constructive criticism of other's work. If you have a disability and think it may affect your learning in the classroom, or using any of our other services, please speak to us in confidence as soon as possible. We will discuss options with you and do our best to provide the support you need.
Initial assessment will be carried out at the beginning of the course to assess individual skill level. Each student's starting point will be recorded on an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and targets will be set. This will be revisited from time to time during the course to monitor and record progress. Tutors will mark homework and give written or verbal feedback.

What do I need to bring with me?

Pen and paper.

What can I do next?

More Creative Writing courses are available. Your tutor can advise in class, or speak to us. All courses can be found on

What do I need to join the course

A good standard of written and spoken English is essential to fully participate in course.

This creative writing course is intended for people who have attended introductory courses or those with prior experience of creative writing and who wish to develop these techniques to improve the ability of their writing to engage its intended readership. If you think you have a disability and you think it may adversely affect your learning in the classroom or any of our resources please discuss these concerns with us in confidence. We will discuss options with you and endeavor to support your needs

About the Tutor: Nigel Blackman

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Getting there

Dartford Adult Education Centre
Summerhill Road

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code DAR/81723/H/LC.
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