Past Writing Courses

Jun ’14

Fiction Writing (advanced level)

The Advanced Fiction workshop aims to help writers who already have a grasp of the basics of writing fiction further perfect and develop their craft. Details
Apr ’14

Structuring Stories for Picture Books

In this workshop for adults, learn strategies to support young children in creating a picture book. Learn the 5Ws necessary for the storyboard and the story stages to produce your very own picture book. Details
Apr ’14

Online Copywriting and Search Engine Optimisation

This course provides a thorough understanding of how to write good copy online and create content that gets ranked well for relevant online searches. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities around digital content. Details
Feb ’14

Write Better at the Workplace

This is a course for anyone who aspires to communicate more effectively in a business setting. Learn the 5Cs of effective writing which are namely being Clear, Concise, Coherent, Correct and Courteous. Details
Feb ’14

Write Your Own Picture Book

With adult help, children can create their own books, even children still learning to read. In this two-hour workshop for a parent and a child pair, participants make their own books. Materials to make the book will be provided. Details
Oct ’13

Write a Memoir to Remember

This workshop is suitable for those who are considering writing their memoirs and want to make it readable and exciting! Learn easy and inspiring techniques and hone your skills in the craft of writing to make memoirs come alive. Details
Sep ’13

Writing Workshop: Young Adult’s Fiction Fantasy

The workshop aims to help new writers and aspiring writers get up to speed with the essentials of writing fiction for the young adult market in the fantasy genre. Major building blocks of the craft such as plot, dialogue, character, setting and pace will be explained by the facilitator in a full-day 6.5-hour workshop. Details
Aug ’13

Build Your Student’s Strengths in Narrative Writing

Drawing from his vast experience as a writer, Felix Cheong will introduce strategies to help you help your students who have weaker writing skills improve their narrative writing. Using a multi-media approach, Felix will take you through the basics of narrative writing, from the structure of plots to the use of descriptions, and offer suggestions for prewriting games as well as writing exercises you can use in the classroom. Details