I thought that I would struggle with the poetry element but in fact, this was where I gained my best marks. October Review posted: Library help and support. You should use this information to inform your study preparations and any discussions with us about how we can meet your needs. Equally I like to write directly on to the computer and, with Scrivener, the fragments can all be stored in some sort of order and retrieved when needed. I had a very good and attentive tutor.
However two things saved me, one of which was the fact that my tutor is a poet and she ran an excellent tutorial that demystified it. Your employer just needs to complete a simple form to confirm how much they will be paying and we will invoice them. My subconscious mind has not been cavorting while I was asleep, but stumbling about weakly, worrying about the day job. I wish you had done a follow-up for advanced creative writing and how things turned out for you. Pamela Newton Course starting:
Module details Entry requirements Module registration Study materials What you will study This module is creafive for new writers as well as for those with some experience who would like to develop their skills. As well as creative writing I learnt quite a lot about writing poetry, in its different forms.
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I discovered that Mind Node was a useful app for doing this on the iPad. Anthony Wood Course starting: Garnet – September 7th, at That was fine, but I lost my planned study day because my daughter vomited on the child minder ten minutes after I dropped her off. They also value the skills that students learn and can apply in the workplace. Online tutor-group forums enable peer discussion of some of your work and allow tutors to make general points of relevance to the whole group.
I was delighted to be one of ten authors selected for the Ten to One collaborative novel project, so over the next few months will be working on Ten to One. Do you do newsletters? At the core of the module is a Workbook that takes you wwriting through the five parts.
July 26, at Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here This page describes the module that will start in October These OU level writinf modules develop skills such as logical thinking, clear expression, essay writing and the ability to select and interpret relevant materials.
A good blog with interesting content, that is what I wtiting. The commentary was about how the story was developed. But it can be difficult to gain high marks if your tutor just so happens to dislike your ‘style’.
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Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Please be reassured, though, that neither marking nor feedback are subjective: Email required Address never made public. Dreative was it like? OU A Advanced Creative Writing is lined up for autumn and the people in my OU forum group are all going to be on it, so it should be good!
I also didn’t feel a connection with my tutor – my tutor seemed to ‘pick’ at the tiniest of details, maybe that is a good thing? I have to say that Morning Pages does not really work for me.
Maybe I’m being harsh but the feedback was definitely way too subjective for my liking. I wish you had done a follow-up for advanced creative writing and how things turned out for you. You can pay part or all of your tuition fees upfront with a debit or credit card when you register for each module. Hiya, I creatjve really glad I have found this information.
Since modules are subject to regular updating, some of the issues identified may have already been addressed.
Please take two minutes at the end of your visit to help us improve our information and services. The final part, Going Public, outlines the requirement for professional presentation of manuscripts and an understanding of audience and market. The end-of-module assessment EMAwhich is an independent project, must be submitted online. I know that the whole point of the Open University is distance learning but I would have loved more face-to-face tutorials where you can meet fellow students.
You will need Audio-CD player. Can not find it. You will have a tutor who will help you with the study material and mark and comment on your written work, and whom you can ask for advice and guidance both in online forums and by telephone or email.