Course: Creative Writing Skills
Category: Writing and Communication

This short course will provide participants with the tools necessary to begin to discover the craft of
writing. The elements of story creation including how to create an exciting opening, plot, character
creation, setting, believable dialogue, and structure will be explored in a relaxed and friendly
atmosphere. Assignments will be set each week. Participants will be encouraged to read out their
work to the group in a supportive environment as a way of gaining confidence in their voice on the
page. This workshop is for those who want to discover and develop their creative writing skills by
exploring the imagination, overcoming fear, developing a writing habit and finding a voice. Trigger
exercises and writing games will be used. Constructive feedback will be given to those who bring

Tutor: TBA TBA
Fee: €120
Duration: 10 weeks
Start Date: 2019-09-24
Start/End Time: 19.00 - 21.00