Writers Workshop - Presentation of Madness
This course is for people aged 19 or over
Faculty of Professional and Adult Learning
Level Location Start Date End Date Day Time Fee Reduced Ask Apply
Leisure The Mint Methodist Church 15/01/19 29/01/19 Tuesday 12:30 - 14:30 £44 £18

What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?

This course is aimed at those who have an interest in writing creatively and who might like to explore further how the subject of madness has been presented in literature. Following prompts you will creative your own characters and scenarios. Assessment is informal and carried out as self, peer and tutor evaluation. You will produce homework which will be shared in the group.

What topics will I study?

This is a 3 week course and each session is designed to look at different aspects of this topic. We will be concentrating on character, setting and tone. We will also consider what we think of as the definition of madness – how has it been portrayed over the centuries and to what effect.

What are the entry requirements?

An interest in creative writing and an interest in exploring new topics

What facilities are there?

Learners will be given a college ID badge and have access to all college facilities, including learning centres and computers. 

What can the course lead on to?

Please check the college website for details of further short courses, or longer 10 week courses that you may be interested in.

Are there any additional costs?


It is important that you apply and pay for your course at least one week before the course starts to ensure that you will have access to all the facilities and resources in your first week.
Please be aware that there are no car parking facilities at Exeter College city centre sites, but public car parks are available across the city.

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