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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.