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Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Creative Writing | Inspired by Favourite Writings

Course Type: Adult leisure and hobby, Open to international students Campus: Broadwater Campus Entry requirements: None

Why this course?

Learn how contemporary writers and poets tackle issues such as viewpoint, scene setting and dialogue, to make your own writing memorable and readable. Students will have an opportunity to share their favourite authors and explain how they have been inspired by them.

As students bring in their own work to read and the variety of writing they experience makes  for a stimulating and creative atmosphere. There is also a teaching focus or structured writing task each week.

By the end of the course you will be able to understand how professional writers, from a range of genres, deal with some of the major technical issues in modern writing.

For students of all abilities.This course is not suitable for students only interested in writing film or TV scripts.

CL0099-1C / CL0188-1 tutor: Paula Glenister

CL0168-1C tutor: Sarah Palmer

Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
CL0168-1C 20 Apr 2020 Broadwater 7pm - 9pm 10 weeks £129.00 Enrol & Pay
CL0099-1C 21 Apr 2020 Broadwater 2pm - 4pm 10 weeks £129.00 Enrol & Pay
CL0188-1C 21 Apr 2020 Broadwater 7pm - 9pm 10 weeks £129.00 Enrol & Pay

Discounts may be available depending on your circumstances, please see our finance information.

Open events

We run various open events throughout the year to enable you to come in to the College, see our facilities and speak with our staff.

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Course costs

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Other ways to enrol

You can also enrol by calling 01273 667704 or in person at our Central Brighton or West Durrington Campuses.

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Why the MET?

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners.

Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.

Why the MET?

Course fees

The fees for this course are: a. £129 b. £64.50

Some of our courses are eligible for a 50% discount (shown as b.) if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Find out more here.

What should I bring?

Please bring along writing materials and your own work. There are no other costs involved in this course.

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