Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing Course

Oisín McGann works full time as an author and illustrator. Oisin is a winner of the European Science Fiction Society Award and has published eleven novels.

DURATION: 6 weeks

FEE: £140 

Start Date: 1st May 2018

Places are strictly limited to 10 – early booking advisable.

There will be three elements in every module: Writing Stages, Story Elements, Exercises.

Each module in this science fiction and fantasy writing course contains weekly exercises and Oisin will provide written feedback on the exercises.

Module 1
• Writing Stage: Planning Your Story.
• Story Elements: Creating Characters.

Module 2
• Writing Stage: Setting a Routine.
• Story Elements: Creating a Location or Setting.

Module 3
• Writing Stage: Writing and Re-Writing.
• Story Elements: Establishing a Problem – the Key to a Plot.

Module 4
• Writing Stage: Getting Published.
• Story Elements: Atmosphere, Pace.

Module 5
• Writing Stage: Editing and Production.
• Story Elements: Language – Narrative, Description and Dialogue.

Module 6
• Promotion and the Writing Business.
• World-Building and Adaptable Concepts.

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Our next Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing Course course starts on 01/05/2018

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