About this course:
Love reading stories? Love writing stories? Children’s author Savita Kalhan will show you the many different ways to write stories and how to make your words fly. Come along, get creative, and have fun.
Students will explore a range of story genres – action/adventure, magic/fantasy, sci-fi/dystopian and horror/ghost stories, comedy/humour, and crime/thrillers.
They will look at story arcs and plot outlines, story structure, dramatic tension, opening lines, the "hook", and story endings.
Students will learn how to edit a story in terms of plot consistency and pace, but also, they will learn how to polish their work through copy editing and proof reading.
Using various writing techniques, the students will explore how to write creatively.
Like the sound of this course? What to do next?
Every young person MUST go through the process below to access the course.
1. You must complete and submit your child's consent form
2. Press the 'Enrol' button on the course page
3. If you have been successful you will receive a 'shortlisted' email within 2-3weeks.
4. To accept the place you must make payment with 48hours
5. Turn up to your chosen course and have FUN!
We cannot approve your place before you have competed and submitted your consent form.
The cost of this course is £18
Courses are already subsidised no less than 50% by the Local Authority. You will be required within 48 hours of you receiving your 'Shortlisted email to make payment.
How can I pay?
Telephone: You can call the contact centre on 020 8359 3100 quoting your child's name and their ID reference number.
Please ensure you receive a receipt.
Don’t forget to spread the word to other young people within Barnet! Watch this space for new and exciting courses that will be publicised on the Barnet Youth website!
Please note: All courses are subject to change or cancellation at the discretion of the Barnet Children's Service!!