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Follow on Creative Writing and E-Publishing

Creative Writing Comp

Course outline

Improve your skills in creative writing including prose, storytelling techniques and novel writing/structure. Enhance and further your knowledge of the e-publishing environment including marketing, social media and blogging. In addition, you will build confidence when presenting and reading work in public.

The course includes:

  • Creative Writing II 
  • Formatting documents 
  • How do readers read? 
  • Reviewing your peers 
  • Avoiding exposition
  • Prose styles
  • Honing metaphors and avoiding cliché 
  • Descriptive language
  • Exploiting genre
  • Poetry, poetry recital and song lyrics 
  • Further character development
  • Presentation techniques
  • Reading to the public
  • Reading your work on camera (Periscope training) 
  • Blogging
  • Free promotion sites 
  • Status/Tweet Creation 
  • Developing, creating and writing a 2000 word story for inclusion in a new Central College anthology 
  • Celebration event

Next steps

You can enrol on this course by telephone, in person or by post. Click below to find out how!

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Location Date(s) Course code Fees / reductions


Central College Nottingham, Maid Marian Way, Nottingham NG1 6AB


16 January 2017 - 27 March 2017

Course code:


Fees / reductions:

Full fee: £80

This course is funding by PCDL so if you are in receipt of certain means-tested benefits and are currently looking for work you may not have to pay any fees. Please visit our Course Fees page more information.


No qualification


10 weeks

Level Other
Entry requirements

Must have completed Creative Writing & E Publishing course before enrolling on this follow on course.

Teaching & assessment



Higher level

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