Creative Writing for Beginners



The Creative writing course is aimed at introducing you to skills needed to produce a short story or novel.

You will learn:

  • Free writing
  • Poetry
  • Character development
  • Dialogue
  • Point of view

This course is studied as a stand-alone course, or you can go on to doing an extended creative writing course.

The subject matter can be of your own choice although some guidance will be given.



Course Type / Level




Who is this for?

An introduction to improving your writing skills or top up your existing skills for personal improvement or work.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but you will be asked to undertake an Initial and Diagnostic Assessment of your skills to determine the correct level for you.

Dates and Duration

Start Date: 11 January 2024
Time: 13:00 - 16:00
Day: Thursday
Duration: 11 Weeks


Billingham Community Centre
The Causeway, Billingham
TS23 2DA

Progression Route

You can progress to creative writing for improvers.

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