Writing for Children

Workers Educational Association (WEA, Adult Learning)
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Writing for Children:

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.

Additional entry requirements

No skills or experience needed.

Course reference: C3675174 (use this when contacting provider)

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Start Date: No future start dates currently available
MAY 2019
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Sheffield, S1 4HJ


10 weeks


Part time day


No Qualification


Beginner IntermediateAdvanced

From: £70

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by Lydis - May 2019

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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