Short creative writing courses from UEA Short creative writing courses from UEA

Whether you are looking for an introduction to creative writing or something more formal, we offer a range of short Creative Writing courses for the aspiring writer.

These courses are designed to complement our world-famous Creative Writing degrees which attract successful and aspiring writers from around the globe.


UEA Guardian Masterclasses

The UEA Guardian Masterclasses offer a series of accredited writing courses in London, designed for committed writers who would like to create a more formal space in their lives for writing. These three to nine-month courses are led by award-winning writers and are fully accredited by UEA. Courses cover topics from How to Tell a Story to How to Finish a Novel and offer specialisms in Biography, Script, Crime, Historical and Travel writing.

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Creative Writing Online

Creative Writing Online provides a range of online courses in collaboration with the National Centre for Writing, ranging from crime fiction, science fiction and scriptwriting to poetry and non-fiction. Courses last 12 or 24 weeks, are fully tutored and can be studied from home.

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Creative Writing India Workshop

Series of regular eight-day workshops held in Kolkata, modelled on UEA's pioneering Creative Writing MA. Developed in partnership with the British Council, Caravan magazine, and the Kolkata Literary Meet these courses are for students who wish to develop their skills as writers of creative non-fiction through a series of intensive workshops, tutorials, lectures, public talks and other events

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Creative Writing online courses