INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE WRITING (GROUP)
‘I’d like to take a writing course and see where it leads’
Course: Introduction to creative writing
Format: 2.5hr weekly group
Duration: three sessions, meeting once a week for three consecutive weeks.
Course fee: R1 500
Suitable for: Keen beginners, the out-of-practice who want to get back into writing, and those interested in exploring writing as a creative outlet.
Aim: To establish a regular writing habit, find a natural writing voice and improve your technique.
Overview: The course is introductory and wide ranging, encouraging experimentation with descriptive writing, memoir, flash fiction (a story in 150 - 250 words) and short poetry forms. It includes practical information about style, tone and grammar, as well as tips to help you craft and polish a piece of work.