Creative Writing - Writing Tips part 1
- 1.5 hours on-demand video
- 37 downloadable resources
- Full lifetime access
- Access on mobile and TV
- Certificate of Completion
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- Confidently apply the tips to their writing.
Have created up to ninety (90) new pieces of work.
Understand varying techniques of the craft of writing and the industry.
- Distinguish varying types and genres of fiction writing.
- Gain confidence in sharing their work with others.
- Not be daunted by larger projects.
- • There is no prior knowledge or preparation required in order to start this course. Pen and paper or a blank document is sufficient.
These thirty-two lectures highlight key aspects of creative writing, and include thirty tips, each one accompanied by three related exercises to spark your creativity.
The course is taught via video slides with clear audio narration from a native English speaker who is not only a writer but also a freelance editor, blogger, and creative writing tutor for a variety of clients. Terminology is simple, ideal for those for whom English is a second language.
Depending upon the student's timeframe, the course, without pausing, lasts just under an hour and a half. If completing one tip with its exercises per day, the course could last a month, or at one exercise per day, this course contains three months' worth of content.
No specific materials are required other than pen / pencil and paper or blank document. All slides and mentioned handouts are provided as downloadable documents.
If you have no prior creative writing knowledge, this course will provide a strong foundation on which to build a body of work. If you already have some knowledge, it will refresh those skills and improve your confidence going forward.
An accompanying 'part 2' course provides 30 tips and 90+ exercises concentrating on the craft of writing and will enhance the skills learned from 'part 1'.
- This course is suitable for any writers regardless of their current level of knowledge.
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