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Courses lasting 12 weeks

Courses lasting 12 weeks (8)

Fiction Development

Getting Started: Beginners' Fiction

Everything you need to call yourself a writer – discipline, craft skills and a great group of people to work with – in one online writing course experience.

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Starting out

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Online

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12 weeks

Tutors

Ashley Hickson-Lovence

Start Date

Monday 27 Mar 2023

£395
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Fiction Development, Novel Writing

Getting Started: Beginners' Fiction

An introductory course for the writer who is ready to commit to beginning to write seriously. Start your story today!

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Starting out

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London

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12 weeks

Tutors

Mick Jackson

Start Date

Wednesday 29 Mar 2023

£995
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Fiction Development, Novel Writing, Writing for Children

Writing for Children

Don't you just take out all the long words? No. It's harder than that, but this inspiring children's writing course will help.

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Improving

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London

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12 weeks

Tutors

Anthony McGowan

Start Date

Thursday 30 Mar 2023

£995
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Fiction Development, Novel Writing

Kickstart Your Novel

Take your writing to the next level, and develop both the technical skill and the narrative momentum to really get stuck into your novel.

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Improving

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Online

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12 weeks

Tutors

Katherine Stansfield

Start Date

Monday 03 Apr 2023

£595
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Fiction Development, Novel Writing

Getting Started: Beginners' Fiction (Newcastle)

A twelve-week creative writing course for beginners. Playful, serious and fun, it asks what writing is and why we do it.

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Starting out

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Newcastle

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12 weeks

Tutors

Margaret Wilkinson

Start Date

Thursday 06 Apr 2023

£795
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Poetry

Writing Poems

A playful, supportive three-month poetry course for beginners and aspiring amateur poets, with two of the best practitioners and teachers in the country.

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Starting out

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Online

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12 weeks

Tutors

Maurice Riordan, Richard Scott

Start Date

Monday 17 Apr 2023

£595
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Fiction Development, Non-fiction

Memoir and Life Writing

How to write a life – let alone your own? Spend three months in expert company, asking and answering the questions that a memoirist needs to answer.

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Starting out

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Online

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12 weeks

Tutors

Miranda Doyle

Start Date

Thursday 20 Apr 2023

£850
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Fiction Development, Novel Writing

Writing Fiction

This unique twelve-week course is about finding a way to write that is yours – whether you're starting out, starting again, or rethinking your approach to fiction writing.

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Improving

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London

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12 weeks

Tutors

Keith Ridgway

Start Date

Thursday 20 Apr 2023

£995
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From author interviews and writing tips to creative writing exercises and reading lists, we've got everything you need to get started – and to keep going.

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Writing a Novel alumna Ania Bas on writing the main character of her debut novel, published earlier

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My Road to Publication… And What I Learned Along the Way

The author of Honey and Me (published by Scholastic Press) on how her book came to be

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