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NONAC10034

Creative Writing - Advanced

Non-accredited Short Course

Expand your creative writing skills!

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Southport Start date: 26 Nov 2022 Duration: 2 weeks
STUDY LOCATIONS Gold Coast
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$250

Course overview

This program is designed as a follow-up to ‘Creative Writing’ and was developed in response to demand from those who had successfully completed that program and wanted to learn more. It offers participants the opportunity to further expand their knowledge and skills about the creative writing process like Richard uses.

Topics include innovative ways to create atmosphere and excitement in your writing, how to choose and use different tenses, how to write effective dialogue, how to use emotive language, how to create memorable characters and atmospheric settings, how to make objects come to life in words, how to maintain control and form in a long work, and how to develop a personal writing style.

Testimonials:

“The course and Richard were above and beyond all expectations” - Kathy

“Enjoyed the comradery between participants” - Karen

“Really useful course, especially how the publishing process works” - Joanna

This short course is non-accredited therefore is not registered with the National Training Register

Course outcome:

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Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Southport
26 Nov 2022
2 weeks
Part time 1 day per week
Saturday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $250

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Creative Writing - Advanced

COURSE CODE: NONAC10034
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How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

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Upfront payment

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

You will need to have completed the 'Creative Writing' course.

Resources required
  • Please bring your laptop (fully charged) to type on, or paper, pencils and an eraser.
  • Facilities will be available for participants to make tea or coffee, but please bring your own cup, tea or coffee, milk and sugar.
  • Students need to present their Confirmation of Enrolment to the car park attendant each week to be eligible for discounted parking.
Need to know

Course commencement is subject to minimum enrolment numbers.

Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.