Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Literature and writing - Part-time courses for adults - Worthing

Literature and writing - courses at Northbrook MET

Whether you want to become a professional writer, or take up writing for pleasure, if you enjoy writing and would like to develop and explore your creativity in this area, our creative writing courses provide a friendly and nurturing environment in which you can bring your skills to the next level.

Available courses

  • Creative Writing

    Want to write more, improve your technique, or just want to get started? Then this workshop-based course aims to move your writing forward. Through group and individual work, we will explore various forms of creative writing.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: Weeks
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  • Creative Writing | Don't Lose The Plot: Understanding Structure & Pacing Your Writing

    For students of all abilities. Students will study plot structure, learn how to pace writing and reach a conclusion effectively. The course covers fiction and non-fiction prose as well as poetry.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: Weeks
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  • Creative Writing | 1 day summer writing surgery

    Bring along your work in progress and share it with other students for either general encouragement, or specific advice. For students of all abilities.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: Day Course
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  • Creative Writing | How Much Is Too Much

    Students will learn each of the elements necessary for successful description such as scene setting and depicting characters, imagery and idioms, and their use in modern writing.

    • Course type: Open to international students
    • Duration: Weeks
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  • Creative Writing | Inspired by Favourite Writings

    Learn how contemporary writers and poets tackle issues such as viewpoint, scene setting and dialogue to make your own writing memorable and readable. For students of all abilities.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: Weeks
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  • Creative Writing | StoryTelling for Writers

    If you're thinking of writing a novel, radio play or screenplay then this course will look at the elements of storytelling - plots, characters and how to build a scene so it captures your audience.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: Weeks
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  • Poetry Workshop

    For students of all abilities. You can opt to bring your poetry along for feedback, though it isn't a course requirement. We will also be working on a number of poetry writing exercises and exploring a variety of poems by contemporary poets.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: Weeks
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