With a focus on finding an audience for your work, this fiction-writing course aims to develop your ideas from the blank page to publication. Explore short story writing, script writing for stage, film or television and blog writing. Choose your medium and discover the possibilities to bring your thoughts to life. 

Short Story Writing

(8 years +)

Fiction Writing

(10 years +)

Core Skills 

  • Approaches to story writing, finding and developing new ideas.  
  • Explore different writing types and language format.
  • Character creation and character arcs – Conflict – Narrative structure – Plot points 



  • Scripts for stage screen and radio, or short stories.
  • A book cover or poster design
  • Story submission (writing competitions/journals/publications 
  • A portfolio of work including writing activities and story ideas