Next Steps in Creative Writing
Languages & Communication
What is the course about?
This course is suitable for students who have already attended the beginner’s course and wish to pursue their interest in writing fact, fiction, or poetry. This course will further develop your skills and knowledge, enabling you to become a better creative writer.
Why should I choose the course?
If you love writing and would like to take your skills to the next level, this is the right course for you. The course will enhance your writing skills and lead you towards the Advanced Creative Writing course, which will teach you how to get your work published.
What will I learn?
During the course you will work with given themes as well as utilising independent thought and personal experiences to explore the written word.
You will undertake class tasks, studying different types of writing such as fictional, non-fictional and poetry.
You will be asked to write at home and bring written work back to class for both peer and tutor feedback.
If you would like more information on the learning outcomes, please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk.
What will the course lead on to?
After completing this course, you may wish to continue on to the Advanced Creative Writing course. A wide range of other accredited and non-accredited courses are available to enhance your learning. Please contact our Learner Services Team for more information. Why not try out GCSE English if you have not already achieved this?
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Here at Warrington & Vale Royal College we have a team of dedicated, experienced staff who can share their extensive knowledge and skills with you. Learning in a friendly and inclusive environment, you will be fully supported to achieve your goals.
What are the entry requirements?
To must be over 19, have an interest in the subject area and be willing to partake in classroom activities and discussions and to self-assess your weekly progress using an individual learning plan at the end of each session.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of benefits or a low income you may be entitled to fee remission. For information on funding contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email email@example.com
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
You will be required to bring your own notebook and pens/pencils. Your course tutor will advise if further materials are required.
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