Whether you are a scribbler, a secret diarist, or a would-be journalist, come find your unique writing style with British Council’s Introduction to Creative Writing course.

This course will help you:

  • Develop your unique writer’s voice and perspective

  • Stimulate out-of-the-box thinking

  • Enhance your artistic expression

  • Express your thoughts clearly

  • Develop a critical appreciation of different writing styles

Course Duration: 50 hours I 9 weeks I Weekend online classes

Course Fee: INR 9,000 per participant.

Special offer: British Council library members can avail a special discount of 10% on the course fee.

Required English Language level: Above Upper-Intermediate level (Grade B2). Know more about the English Language level.

All the participants will receive a digital certificate upon completion of the course.

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About the Course

Our Introduction to Creative Writing course offers the opportunity to learn a variety of techniques to improve your writing process and enhance creativity.

The course content covers fiction, short stories, poetry and dialogue. You can also learn how to write feature articles, screenplays, news reports, travel writing etc. The syllabus is specifically designed for those who wish to write creatively but appropriate guidance is what they are lacking to realize their dreams.

Our experienced teachers understand this and will guide you towards finding your unique writer’s voice. Once you join our Creative Writing course, you will realize that lively and interactive session are exactly what you need to begin your journey as a writer. The course is, however, not aimed at those wishing to improve their academic or technical writing.

Course Content
Developing story ideas into a plot Blogging and social networking
Creating characters and settings Screenwriting
Writing dialogue Children's fiction
Writing short stories Getting published
Digital, visual and traditional poetry Surrealism
Travel writing and place Humour

Schedule for Upcoming January batch

Day Date Time
Saturday 30 Jan 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 31 Jan 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 6 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 7 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 13 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 14 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 20 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 21 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 27 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 28 Feb 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 6 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 7 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 13 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 14 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 20 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 21 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Saturday 27 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM
Sunday 28 Mar 4 PM - 6 PM

Schedule for Ongoing December batch

DAY DATE TIME
Saturday 19-Dec 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 20-Dec 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 26-Dec 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 27-Dec 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 02-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 03-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 09-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 10-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 16-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 17-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 23-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 24-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 30-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 31-Jan 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 06-Feb 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 07-Feb 10 AM to 12 PM
Saturday 13-Feb 10 AM to 12 PM
Sunday 14-Feb 10 AM to 12 PM

Course Delivery

  • 36 hours of learning will happen through online classes and 14 hours of interaction and peer-learning will be facilitated through our online interactive learning platform- Edmodo.

  • There will be assessments by the teacher during the mid and end of the course

  • Participants should use their own laptop/desktop to attend the session. 

  • Recording/taking screenshot/photos of the course is strictly prohibited.

How to Register?

Registration is open for the January batch. Interested in joining the course? Please leave your details here. We will get in touch with you shortly.

Course Fee

Course Fee: INR 9,000 per participant.

Special offer: British Council library members can avail a special discount of 10% on the course fee.

For any queries, please email us at Indialibraries@britishcouncil.org