This course will help anyone who is looking to write for children of any age in any genre. We'll explore a range of topics and techniques to help beginners and experienced writers to develop new material and improve works in progress. We'll look at aspects of plot and structure and how to use language and writing techniques to make our writing captivating for young audiences.
By the end of the course I should be able to: Understand and develop plot and story arcs; Write in a range of genres e.g. horror, humour, fantasy; Use writing techniques such as show not tell effectively; Understand how to engage different age groups with our writing; How to use language (e.g. metaphor and alliteration) to make our writing original and captivating.
No skills or experience needed.
Sheffield, S1 4HJ
Part time day
Comfortable atmosphere created by tutors . All students were sensitively encouraged and helped when needed . Location ok but room was sometimes too cold
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