Residential courses at Northern College

Poetry and Prose

A fun and creative weekend to inspire you to write both
poetry and short fiction. The workshops are practical and informative and the weekend includes the chance to
perform work to an audience.
Friday 27 January - Sunday 29 January 2017

Short Story Writing

An introduction to the basics of story telling. This weekend retreat includes workshops on characterisation, structure
and point of view. All students get the chance to have a
one to one tutorial with either tutor.
Friday 7 April - Sunday 9 April 2017

How To Get Published

Designed for those writers who are now looking to submit work to publishers and competitions or are interested in self-publishing options. The course includes peer assessment and workshops on submission packages and presentation, as well as a question and answer session with a publisher.
Friday 23 June - Sunday 25 June 2017

A Novel Week

A five day, full board residential writing retreat for students interested in developing their idea into a novel, or feature
length script. Includes workshops on theme, planning,
structure and viewpoint. Everyone has a novel in them –
isn’t it time you got yours on paper