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  1. Writing A Novel (daytime)

    2020-10-08
    2021-03-11
    London
    onsite
    WND16
    Fiction
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative.

    The application deadline for this course is midnight on Sunday 16 August 2020.

    8th October 2020 - 11th March 2021

    Six months
    Advanced
    Fiction
    Shelley Weiner, Sabrina Broadbent
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative.

    The application deadline for this course is midnight on Sunday 16 August 2020.

    london
  2. Writing A Novel (Evening)

    2020-10-07
    2021-03-17
    London
    onsite
    WAN21
    Fiction
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative.

    The application deadline for this course is midnight on Sunday 16 August 2020.

    7th October 2020 - 17th March 2021

    Six months
    Advanced
    Fiction
    Richard T. Kelly, Joanna Briscoe, Sarah May, Nikesh Shukla
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative.

    The application deadline for this course is midnight on Sunday 16 August 2020.

    london
  3. Start to Write Poetry

    2020-05-23
    2020-05-23
    Online
    online
    1DP9
    Poetry

    Kickstart your writing life with a specially designed day of online learning, writing and discussion from the home of British poetry.

    23rd May 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Poetry
    Richard Scott

    Kickstart your writing life with a specially designed day of online learning, writing and discussion from the home of British poetry.

    online
  4. Fiction Skills: Plot

    2020-06-01
    2020-06-28
    Online
    online
    OSP19
    Fiction
    Whatever genre or form you want to write in, you need a story to tell and a way to tell it.
    1st - 28th June 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Whatever genre or form you want to write in, you need a story to tell and a way to tell it.
    online
  5. Fiction Skills: Setting

    2020-06-08
    2020-07-05
    Online
    online
    OSW14
    Fiction
    A good book has a great sense of place, creating a story world so vivid it pours off the page.
    8th June 2020 - 5th July 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    A good book has a great sense of place, creating a story world so vivid it pours off the page.
    online
  6. Writing A Novel: The First 15,000

    2020-06-03
    2020-12-16
    Online
    online
    WNO28B
    Fiction

    Start and stress-test your novel on this demanding eight-month course for committed writers. If you’re thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical online alternative.

    The application deadline for this iteration of the course is midnight on Sunday 24 May.

    3rd June 2020 - 16th December 2020

    Twenty-eight weeks
    Advanced
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan

    Start and stress-test your novel on this demanding eight-month course for committed writers. If you’re thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical online alternative.

    The application deadline for this iteration of the course is midnight on Sunday 24 May.

    online
  7. Start To Write

    2020-06-27
    2020-06-27
    Online
    online
    1DJUN20
    Fiction

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    27th June 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Richard Skinner, Sarah May

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    online
  8. Create Brilliant Characters

    2020-07-06
    2020-08-02
    Online
    online
    CBC22
    Fiction
    Discover the secrets of successful character creation, and try out failsafe techniques to bring your own characters to life.
    6th July 2020 - 2nd August 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Discover the secrets of successful character creation, and try out failsafe techniques to bring your own characters to life.
    online
  9. The Five Day Short Story

    2020-07-13
    2020-07-17
    Online
    online
    5DS12
    Fiction
    Five days, one story – master the art of the short story during this week-long intensive online course.
    13th - 17th July 2020

    Five days
    Improving
    Fiction
    Shelley Weiner
    Five days, one story – master the art of the short story during this week-long intensive online course.
    online
  10. Who Do You Think They Are? Getting Into Character (Five Days)

    2020-07-20
    2020-07-24
    Online
    online
    GIC6
    Fiction
    The success of a novel depends on insightful, considered and compelling characterisation. For a fictional character to appear real, they need to have convincing inner lives. They should have a traceable emotional history which makes sense of their needs, desires, ambitions, fears, secrets, contradictions and vulnerabilities. They must stand up to close analysis.
    20th - 24th July 2020

    Five Days
    Improving
    Fiction
    Arabel Charlaff
    The success of a novel depends on insightful, considered and compelling characterisation. For a fictional character to appear real, they need to have convincing inner lives. They should have a traceable emotional history which makes sense of their needs, desires, ambitions, fears, secrets, contradictions and vulnerabilities. They must stand up to close analysis.
    online
  11. Kickstart Your Novel

    2020-07-13
    2020-09-06
    Online
    online
    KYN1
    Fiction
    The perfect way to take your writing to the next level, and develop both the technical skill and the narrative momentum to really get stuck into your novel.
    13th July 2020 - 6th September 2020

    Eight weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    The perfect way to take your writing to the next level, and develop both the technical skill and the narrative momentum to really get stuck into your novel.
    online
  12. Start To Write

    2020-07-25
    2020-07-25
    Online
    online
    1DJUL20
    Fiction

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    25th July 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Richard Skinner, Sarah May

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    online
  13. Start to Write Poetry

    2020-07-25
    2020-07-25
    London
    onsite
    1DP10
    Poetry

    Kickstart your writing life with a specially designed day of online learning, writing and discussion from the home of British poetry.

    25th July 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Poetry
    Richard Scott

    Kickstart your writing life with a specially designed day of online learning, writing and discussion from the home of British poetry.

    london
  14. Writing Women

    2020-07-27
    2020-07-31
    Online
    online
    WWM2
    Fiction

    What kind of writing effectively captures the textures and quandaries of women’s lives? What techniques will you need to bring these textures into your own writing?

    Taught by Katherine Angel, with a guest tutor TBC

    27th - 31st July 2020

    Five days
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Katherine Angel

    What kind of writing effectively captures the textures and quandaries of women’s lives? What techniques will you need to bring these textures into your own writing?

    Taught by Katherine Angel, with a guest tutor TBC

    online
  15. Fiction Boot Camp (Five Days)

    2020-08-03
    2020-08-07
    Online
    online
    FBC9
    Fiction
    Join Erica and fourteen other brave souls for a hardcore five-day summer writing course that will really get your writing into shape!
    3rd - 7th August 2020

    Five days
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Erica Wagner
    Join Erica and fourteen other brave souls for a hardcore five-day summer writing course that will really get your writing into shape!
    online
  16. Start To Write

    2020-08-29
    2020-08-29
    Online
    online
    1DAUG20
    Fiction

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    29th August 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Sarah May

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    online
  17. Fiction Skills: Plot

    2020-09-14
    2020-10-11
    Online
    online
    OSP20
    Fiction
    Whatever genre or form you want to write in, you need a story to tell and a way to tell it.
    14th September 2020 - 11th October 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Whatever genre or form you want to write in, you need a story to tell and a way to tell it.
    online
  18. Start Your Novel In Five Days

    2020-09-21
    2020-09-25
    Online
    online
    SYN4
    Fiction
    Come with an idea. Leave with the opening pages of your novel – and the inspiration you need to keep going.
    21st - 25th September 2020

    Five days
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Kathryn Heyman, Mark Haddon
    Come with an idea. Leave with the opening pages of your novel – and the inspiration you need to keep going.
    online
  19. Create Brilliant Characters

    2020-09-21
    2020-10-18
    Online
    online
    CBC23
    Fiction
    Discover the secrets of successful character creation, and try out failsafe techniques to bring your own characters to life.
    21st September 2020 - 18th October 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Discover the secrets of successful character creation, and try out failsafe techniques to bring your own characters to life.
    online
  20. Getting Started: Beginners' Fiction

    2020-09-21
    2020-11-15
    Online
    online
    GSO34
    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
    21st September 2020 - 15th November 2020

    Eight weeks
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Helen Shipman
    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
    online
  21. Writing A Novel (Online)

    2020-09-23
    2021-04-29
    Online
    online
    WNO29
    Fiction

    A new and fully upgraded online version of our flagship Writing a Novel course, which has launched the careers of over a hundred authors. A serious but flexible course for committed writers, with access to leading industry experts and round-the-clock support from our team

    The application deadline for this iteration of the course is midnight on 19 August.

    23rd September 2020 - 29th April 2021

    Twenty-eight weeks
    Advanced
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley, Lee Weatherly

    A new and fully upgraded online version of our flagship Writing a Novel course, which has launched the careers of over a hundred authors. A serious but flexible course for committed writers, with access to leading industry experts and round-the-clock support from our team

    The application deadline for this iteration of the course is midnight on 19 August.

    online
  22. Start to Write Poetry

    2020-09-26
    2020-09-26
    London
    onsite
    1DP11
    Poetry

    Kickstart your writing life with a specially designed day of online learning, writing and discussion from the home of British poetry.

    26th September 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Poetry
    Richard Scott

    Kickstart your writing life with a specially designed day of online learning, writing and discussion from the home of British poetry.

    london
  23. Finish Your Draft (Online)

    2020-09-28
    2021-07-19
    Online
    online
    FDO29
    Fiction
    Find the focus and drive to finish your novel with a supportive group of fellow writers and a great tutor to keep you on track.

    The application deadline for this iteration of the course is midnight on Monday 17 August.

    28th September 2020 - 19th July 2021

    Ten months
    Advanced
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley, Paul Kingsnorth, Lee Weatherly
    Find the focus and drive to finish your novel with a supportive group of fellow writers and a great tutor to keep you on track.

    The application deadline for this iteration of the course is midnight on Monday 17 August.

    online
  24. Getting Started: Beginners' Fiction (Daytime)

    2020-09-30
    2020-12-16
    London
    onsite
    GSD25
    Fiction
    A twelve-week creative writing course for beginners. Playful, serious and fun, it asks what writing is and why we do it
    30th September 2020 - 16th December 2020

    Twelve weeks
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Sue Gee
    A twelve-week creative writing course for beginners. Playful, serious and fun, it asks what writing is and why we do it
    london
  25. Start To Write

    2020-09-26
    2020-09-26
    Online
    online
    1DSEP20
    Fiction

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    26th September 2020

    One day
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Richard Skinner, Sarah May

    No-excuses, let’s-get-going, beginners' creative writing courses to kickstart your creative life.

    online
  26. Finish Your Draft

    2020-10-01
    2021-03-25
    London
    onsite
    FYD3
    Fiction
    A natural continuation for graduates of Writing A Novel, or a great support group for writers who need to really get their head down and get to the end, this weekly six-month course is all about reaching your goal. The application deadline for this course is midnight on Tuesday 1 September 2020.
    1st October 2020 - 25th March 2021

    Six months
    Advanced
    Fiction
    Gillian Slovo
    A natural continuation for graduates of Writing A Novel, or a great support group for writers who need to really get their head down and get to the end, this weekly six-month course is all about reaching your goal. The application deadline for this course is midnight on Tuesday 1 September 2020.
    london
  27. Read Like A Writer

    2020-10-05
    2020-11-01
    Online
    online
    RLW18
    Fiction
    Read wider, read smarter and find new ways to get your words onto the page
    5th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

    Four weeks
    Starting out
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Read wider, read smarter and find new ways to get your words onto the page
    online
  28. Fiction Skills: Setting

    2020-10-12
    2020-11-08
    Online
    online
    OSW15
    Fiction
    A good book has a great sense of place, creating a story world so vivid it pours off the page.
    12th October 2020 - 8th November 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    A good book has a great sense of place, creating a story world so vivid it pours off the page.
    online
  29. Fiction Skills: Research

    2020-11-02
    2020-11-29
    Online
    online
    OSR12
    Fiction
    Convert dry facts and higgledy-piggledy materials into compelling stories packed with atmosphere.
    2nd - 29th November 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Philip Marsden
    Convert dry facts and higgledy-piggledy materials into compelling stories packed with atmosphere.
    online
  30. Fiction Skills: Plot

    2020-11-09
    2020-12-06
    Online
    online
    OSP21
    Fiction
    Whatever genre or form you want to write in, you need a story to tell and a way to tell it.
    9th November 2020 - 6th December 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Whatever genre or form you want to write in, you need a story to tell and a way to tell it.
    online
  31. Create Brilliant Characters

    2020-11-16
    2020-12-13
    Online
    online
    CBC24
    Fiction
    Discover the secrets of successful character creation, and try out failsafe techniques to bring your own characters to life.
    16th November 2020 - 13th December 2020

    Four weeks
    Improving
    Fiction
    Tom Bromley
    Discover the secrets of successful character creation, and try out failsafe techniques to bring your own characters to life.
    online
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