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Writing: Creative - Poetry from Rhyme to Rap - All - (29/4) - BHS60153B

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Next term start date

29 Apr 2020

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: BHS60153B

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This course is now cancelled.

  • Broughton High School
    Carrington Road,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £37.50 for term
  • Wednesday 19:00

Activity description

This five-week course will develop your individual voice in poetry, whether you are interested in traditional verse forms, performance poetry, or anything in between. The tutor is a widely published and award-winning poet in both English and Scots. The course is open to both beginners and those with experience of creative writing. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Basic literacy, and an interest in writing creatively. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: - gain confidence in using a variety of poetic forms and techniques; - use a range of imagery, and approach a variety of subject-matter; - constructively critique each other’s work; - develop an appreciation of poetic voice; - develop their individual poetic voice in English, Scots, and/or another dialect. GENERAL APPROACH TO THE COURSE: Tutor-led, with discussions, practical activities, and group work. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Writing materials (pen and paper, or a laptop if preferred).

Term information

This term has been cancelled

  • Date term started:29 Apr 2020 (starts in 27 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • Cost:£37.50 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
29 Apr 2020 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
06 May 2020 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
13 May 2020 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
20 May 2020 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
27 May 2020 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

Broughton High School

Carrington Road
Edinburgh
EH4 1EG
Tel: 0131 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk
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