This qualification is an exciting opportunity to develop your skills as a writer in fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction and scriptwriting for film, radio and the stage. You will be able to write in a genre of your choice and experiment with at least one other through practical and inspiring activities. You will hone your writing practice through sharing, reading and critiquing work in progress, and will work towards producing a substantial piece of your own creative writing to a professional standard.
Key features of the course
Develop writing skills and awareness of approaches to writing
Develop and hone sophisticated writing skills in at least one genre
Develop a sound knowledge of, and ability in, a secondary genre
Engage in sharing, critiquing and reviewing a variety of work
Prepare a substantial piece of work to a professional standard.
The learning outcomes of this qualification are described in four areas:
Knowledge and understanding
Practical and professional skills