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How to Get Published

Course overview

Learn how to hook your reader with our How to Get Published workshop. Do you have a passion for poetry or a newfound love for non-fiction?

This workshop is a two hour introduction to the publishing world, including the traditional and self-publishing routes.

Our lecturer in creative writing has been teaching this popular course since 2013. She has a Masters in Creative Writing from Bath Spa University and is the author of two children’s picture books.

Course Modules

The workshop will include:

- How to get published using the traditional route – explaining the role of agents and a fun practical exercise so learners understand how to put together a professional submission package.

-Self-publishing – the how, the dos and the don’ts

-Opportunity to ask questions and get answers about all aspects of the publishing world.

What can I do next

If you enjoyed our How to Get Published workshop, why not try our part-time Creative Writing course to further develop your skills.