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When & Where

Suitable For

  • Adults / 19+

Quick Facts

  • Availability Late starts accepted
  • Tutor Katy Evans-Bush
  • Course Code UCW032C

What you will learn

Read a variety of poems, follow intensive writing exercises, discuss poetic form and receive detailed criticism of your work from your peers and a published poet. For poets with some writing experience.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Be able to offer and receive constructive criticism in a writing workshop
  • Understand more clearly the strengths and characteristics of your own writing
  • Understand areas for further development
  • Be able to use a variety of strategies for developing further your poem drafts.


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Entry requirements

    Previous attendance of Poetry Beginners or previous attendance of a poetry writing workshop or you have been writing poetry for two years or more.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Regular writing assignments are set, which rely on regular attendance.

    What you need

    Something to write with and something to write on.

    Class format and activities

    Group discussion, group and individual reading of model texts, individual writing, taking notes from verbal instruction.