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Writing Teen and Children's Fiction

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  • Duration
    2 months

  • Start Date
    Tuesday 10th September 2019

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • Tuesday 10th September 2019, Part Time


Have you got a superhero sitting in your head? Do you make up stories for your children or grandchildren? Perhaps you've already written The Next Big Thing and need a few suggestions about what to do next? Whatever stage you are at, this six week course led by Hayley Long, a prize-winning author of teen fiction, is for anyone interested in writing for a younger audience.
- Expert tuition and practical exercises to help you develop an idea and then turn it into a page-turner
- Informal and fun sessions encouraging discussion and shared ideas
- The opportunity to share your work with the group for constructive feedback
- Information and advice about the children's book industry
- Short written homework tasks- including one marked piece
Duration: 6 weeks (10/09/19 -15/10/19)
Time : 6-8.30pm on Tuesdays
Where: City College Norwich
Please bring pen and paper or laptop

Entry Requirements

Good command of spoken English

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you should be able to;
- Identify exactly who you are writing for - and what that means in terms of children's publishing
- Write for your target audience with greater confidence
- Feel more confident about writing in general



Please note that courses may be cancelled if minimum numbers are not met. Please be aware that if you are no longer able to attend your course you will be offered an alternative date where available, however no refunds are available unless this course is cancelled by City College Norwich