Short courses search results

Search results

Search results

Primary results

Academic Writing and Publishing

Academic Writing and Publishing

Learn from highly cited academics how to improve your writing in just one day. Experienced editors and reviewers will provide top tips on how to get your work published.

  • Next course: Saturday, 29 Aug 2020
  • Suitable for all
Children's Book Illustration

Children's Book Illustration

On this intensive five-day course led by award-winning children's author-illustrator David Lucas, you will develop new confidence in classic illustration techniques, and create a…

  • Next course: Monday, 2 Nov 2020
  • £695
  • Suitable for all
How to get your book published

How to get your book published

Do you need help finding an agent, pitching your great idea to a publisher, or turning your thesis into a non-fiction bestseller? This course will introduce you to the world of…

  • Next course: TBC
  • Suitable for all
How to Write Poetry: Form and Feeling

How to Write Poetry: Form and Feeling

Wordsworth defined poetry as ‘the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.’ While ‘feelings’ are an important aspect of poetry, form also helps to shape ideas in interesting ways. …

  • Next course: Thursday, 1 Oct 2020
  • £295
  • Suitable for all
How to Write Short Stories That Resonate

How to Write Short Stories That Resonate

Find your voice as a writer and write your first short story on this course from the Department of English and Comparative Literature.

  • Next course: Thursday, 1 Oct 2020
  • £295
  • Suitable for all
Introduction to Creative Writing

Introduction to Creative Writing

Graham Greene said: ‘I have no talent. It’s just a question of working, of being willing to put in the time.’ Through supportive workshops, you’ll develop your fiction writing…

  • Next course: Wednesday, 30 Sep 2020
  • £295
  • Suitable for all
London, Writing the City: Writing Inspired by London

London, Writing the City: Writing Inspired by London

E.M Forster wrote: “Certainly London fascinates…It lies beyond everything.” This course will encourage you to write about London – one of the most inspiring cities in the world.…

  • Next course: Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020
  • £295
  • Suitable for all
Memoir and Life Writing

Memoir and Life Writing

We all have a story to tell and this is where you'll learn how to write it. Memoirs enable us to examine and articulate the memorable moments and events of our lives. Through…

  • Next course: TBC
  • £330
  • Suitable for all