Core Skill Courses - Creative Writing

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0131 260 9721
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North East, North West, South East, South West

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Who is the service for?
Adults, Young People (16-25)
What age range is it suitable for?
17 - 25, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59

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156 Cowgate, Cowgate, EDINBURGH, EH1 1RP
0131 260 9721

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MONDAY: 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Course details...

Our Creative Writing course aims to spark participants’ imagination and creativity. It teaches a range of creative writing skills and helps participants to express themselves in a number of different ways, such as through poems, stories or letters. Students learn how to write narrative stories in a chosen genre and how to describe events from varied points of view.

Overall, the course helps participants improve their communication skills and boosts their confidence in how they express themselves. Students can also achieve creative writing qualifications at various levels.

The course is delivered in partnership with Edinburgh College and is designed for unemployed students from disadvantaged backgrounds who may require support to maintain a college place. It offers progression on to a range of related courses at the College.

Who - Participants must be of working age and not currently in education or employment. They must also meet other specific entry requirements (contact us for details).

When - Mondays, 10:00am-12:00pm.

Why - Overall, the course helps participants improve their writing skills and boosts their confidence in how they express themselves. Participants can also achieve SQA units in Creative Writing at SCQF levels 4 or 6.

Where - The course is delivered online for Edinburgh students, and in person in Midlothian.

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