Creative Writing Night Classes adults Courses

Writing a Novel – The First Draft (Night)

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This course is for all budding writers who feel they have a novel in them but aren't sure where to start. Each session will focus on essential writing techniques like plot, character, setting, dialogue, description and structure. Address common concerns such as procrastination, inspiration, motivation, writer's block and self-doubt. Participants will get the chance to complete writing exercises and share their work in a safe and constructive environment.

What to bring:-

  • Pen
  • Notebook/paper
  • Laptop if you use one

COVID-19 Response:

FAC has implemented a number of cleaning and safety measures to ensure our students’ wellbeing. Social distancing will be observed in the studios and course content has been adapted to suit new safety guidelines. Hand sanitiser will be provided and studios will be thoroughly cleaned before and after each class.

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Building Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 to discuss suitability and how we can help.


Tutor Brooke Dunnell

Brooke Dunnell is a writer, editor and workshop facilitator whose short stories have been published in a range of anthologies and commended in various competitions. She loves discussing writing skills and techniques and helping students improve their craft.

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