Have you ever dreamed of seeing your writing in print? This first of two linked dayschools will help your dreams to come true! Guided by an experienced, published author, we’ll look at finding an agent, or publisher, getting commissioned, your media profile, self-publishing, and entering competitions. As well as getting support on individual projects, advice will be given on self-publishing a small collection either individually or in a group. Whether it’s poetry or prose, make this the year you see print!
On completion, you should be able to:
The following topics will be covered during the workshop:
Attendance on Introduction to Creative Writing Part 1 & 2; or Elements of Fiction Part 1 & 2, recommended but not essential.
Completion of an Individual Learning Plan is required. Assessment is, however, informal, based on your personal targets and the learning outcomes.
You should bring with you pen, paper, a packed lunch and small change for hot drinks.
A folder with any notes on your publishing project would be useful, but not essential.
You can enrol on any other courses offered in the leisure programme, full details of which can be found in the College's directory of Part Time Courses.