Course Description

Creative Writing - ELEMENTS OF FICTION



Creative Writing - ELEMENTS OF FICTION is a course run by Martin Keaveney Creative Writing, Galway. It is a Classroom Based course with a duration of 12 weeks. Creative Writing - ELEMENTS OF FICTION gives a Course Qualification of Certificate of Attendance. For more information about Creative Writing - ELEMENTS OF FICTION at Martin Keaveney Creative Writing, please review the details below.

This twelve-week course is designed for new and aspiring writers seeking inspiration and guidance on writing fiction. The course will provide writing exercises and advice on techniques and look at the different elements involved in creating stories, from character to plot, description and voice. Providing gentle feedback, it will give budding writers the chance to explore their ideas and build the confidence to find their own creative voice. Throughout the course we will build the layers of a story, so by the end, writers will have a framework for their own writing project and the chance to begin developing their work with the support of their peers, as well as considering submissions and where to publish work.

Week One – Introduction and Descriptive Writing

Week Two – Use of the senses and imagery

Week Three – Language devices – similes and metaphors

Week Four – Character

Week Five – Setting

Week Six – Plot and narrative

Week Seven – Point of view and perspective

Week Eight – Dialogue

Week Nine – Where do stories come from? Writers consider ideas for their own project.

Week Ten – Editing

Week Eleven – Where to publish? Submission advice.

Week Twelve – Bringing it all together. Share any projects and receive feedback.

Presented by Dr Martin Keaveney / Associates

COURSE DATES

Course Dates: Starts Thursday 6th June & for 8 weeks.

    LEVEL

    BEGINNER

    REGISTRATION

    Registration: €329.99 Book here

    06/06/24 – 12/09/24

    This twelve-week course is designed for new and aspiring writers seeking inspiration and guidance on writing fiction. The course will provide writing exercises and advice on techniques and look at the different elements involved in creating stories, from character to plot, description and voice. Providing gentle feedback, it will give budding writers the chance to explore their ideas and build the confidence to find their own creative voice. Throughout the course we will build the layers of a story, so by the end, writers will have a framework for their own writing project and the chance to begin developing their work with the support of their peers, as well as considering submissions and where to publish work.

    Week One – Introduction and Descriptive Writing

    Week Two – Use of the senses and imagery

    Week Three – Language devices – similes and metaphors

    Week Four – Character

    Week Five – Setting

    Week Six – Plot and narrative

    Week Seven – Point of view and perspective

    Week Eight – Dialogue

    Week Nine – Where do stories come from? Writers consider ideas for their own project.

    Week Ten – Editing

    Week Eleven – Where to publish? Submission advice.

    Week Twelve – Bringing it all together. Share any projects and receive feedback.

    Presented by Dr Martin Keaveney / Associates

    COURSE DATES

    Course Dates: Starts Thursday 6th June & for 8 weeks.

      LEVEL

      BEGINNER

      REGISTRATION

      Registration: €329.99 Book here

      06/06/24 – 12/09/24

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      Training ProviderMartin Keaveney Creative Writing
      Course LocationGalway
      Course TypeClassroom Based
      Course QualificationCertificate of Attendance
      Awarding Body DetailsCertificate of Completion
      Course Start Date06/06/2024
      Course End Date12/09/2024
      Course Duration12 weeks
      Course Time5.30-7.30 Thursdays
      Course Fee329.99
      Entry RequirementsNone.
      Carear PathWriter, Playwright, Screenwriter, Poet, Librarian, Journalism, Literary Critic, University Student, Reviewer, Teacher, Editor and more.
      Phone+353876007100
      Course CodeMKCWEF
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