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Creative Writing Diploma Course

4.5
6 opinions
  • Good course, material was nice, it absolutely enlightened me. I would follow the same, thanks!
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  • I enjoyed every bit of my course and would highly recommend it to anyone. It was so much easy to fit.
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  • I love this course because it takes you right from the begining. it gives all the information step by step, explains in easy terms, and gives practical exercises too.
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£ 49 £ 97 + VAT
  • Typology

    Course

  • Methodology

    Online

  • Class hours

    150h

  • Start

    Different dates available

Description

What You'll Learn from the Creative Writing Diploma Course
Creative writing covers a wide variety of forms; simply, its purpose is to enable you to express, emotions, thoughts and feelings using the written word. If you would like to improve your writing skills, to try out new techniques in a variety of writing styles and to be able to create compelling works of fiction, then this course will enable you to do just that.
There are so many opportunities for writers in this digital age and the world of publishing has evolved greatly over the last few years. Publishing is now accessible to all who have a good grasp of the English language and because the world is now a predominantly much smaller place through the rise of the digital era, it is possible to become published in many English speaking countries.
This course however does not just concentrate on publishing but on the skills required that will elevate your writing abilities to the dizzy heights of professionalism. There is pleasure in the written word, creating imaginary plots and forming descriptive scenes filled with vibrancy and colour will satisfy the need to create. The knowledge of how to craft a captivating short story and to possess the ability to craft larger than life characters will stimulate those creative juices.
If you choose the road towards publication, understand that it can be a long but enjoyable route towards success, while you absorb the craft and incorporate it into your own writing studies. Think of this learning curve as an apprenticeship as you polish and hone the skills that will provide an outlet for your creative thoughts and that could provide you with the skills to become a published writer.
While the emphasis is on enjoyment, the projects within will test your imagination and stretch your writing skills, so that you learn steadily and consistently throughout.

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Early bird discount: Special price for Emagister users. Code: NEWLIFE

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Opinions

4.0
excellent
  • Good course, material was nice, it absolutely enlightened me. I would follow the same, thanks!
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  • I enjoyed every bit of my course and would highly recommend it to anyone. It was so much easy to fit.
    |
  • I love this course because it takes you right from the begining. it gives all the information step by step, explains in easy terms, and gives practical exercises too.
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4.6
excellent

Course rating

Recommended

Centre rating

Mary

5.0
26/03/2019
About the course: Good course, material was nice, it absolutely enlightened me. I would follow the same, thanks!
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

James dake

5.0
24/03/2019
About the course: I enjoyed every bit of my course and would highly recommend it to anyone. It was so much easy to fit.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Ms Dawn Tattershall

4.0
23/01/2018
What I would highlight: I love this course because it takes you right from the begining. it gives all the information step by step, explains in easy terms, and gives practical exercises too.
What could be improved: Nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Catriona

4.0
23/01/2018
What I would highlight: I was limited to a mobile phone to do my course and I found the learning to be easy, clear were to search & navigate the website - learning centre, assessments and lessons.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Amy Bee

4.0
03/01/2018
What I would highlight: I am forever grateful for the love and support of the employees who i have been connected with. And am so great for the discount codes allowing me to study and purchase more than one course because of this. if you are looking for an online university/online study hub this is the one.
What could be improved: Nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Elizabeth

5.0
03/01/2018
What I would highlight: I love the course I have just taken and finished, the Soapmaking Diploma. I can take the course, learn in my own time and there is no time limit to finish the course.
What could be improved: All ok
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Achievements for this centre

2018

All courses are up to date

The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

This centre has featured on Emagister for 3 years

What you'll learn on the course

  • English Language
  • Polish
  • Word
  • Motivation
  • Works
  • Creative Writing
  • English
  • Publishing Skills
  • Public
  • Writing
  • Poetry
  • Writing Skills
  • Ms Word
  • Public
  • Ms Word
  • Public
  • Ms Word

Course programme

Module 1 - The Creative Process

  • Part 1: What is it?
  • Part 2: Controlling Projects
  • Part 3: Creating an Outline
  • Part 4: Time to Write
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 - Writing Fiction

  • Part 1: Show, Don’t Tell
  • Part 2: Character Profile
  • Part 3: Characteristics
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 - Point of View

  • Point of View
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 - Character Motivation

  • Character Motivation
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 - Write What You Know

  • Write What You Know
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 - Characters, Names and Imaginations

  • Part 1: Understanding the Character Connection
  • Part 2: Names

Module 7 - Beginning, Middle and Ending

  • Part 1: Beginnings
  • Part 2: Middles
  • Part 3: Endings
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 - Dialogue and Descriptive Writing

  • Part 1: Dialogue
  • Part 2: Descriptive Writing
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9 - Beating Writer’s Block

  • Part 1: Beating Writer’s Block
  • Part 2: Opening Sentences
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 – Tips and Creative Tasks

  • Creative writing tips
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11 – Writing Poetry

  • Part 1: What is Poetry?
  • Part 2: Starting Out
  • Part 3: Poetry Terms
  • Part 4: Light, Shade and Imagination

Module 12 – Poetry Prompts

  • Poetry Prompts
  • Module 12 Assessment

Module 13 - Writing the Life Story

  • Part 1: Writing the Life Story
  • Part 2: Flashbacks
  • Module 13 Assessment

Module 14 - Going Public

  • Part 1: Going Public
  • Part 2: Agents and Self-publishing

Exclusive price

£ 49 £ 97 + VAT