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Get started with your own fiction writing, focusing on the central skill of creating characters, with this hands-on course.
3 hrs per week
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This online course explores the key concepts and fundamental principles involved in the process of screenwriting.
Discover the writer, collector, and cultural icon who remains one of Scotland’s most enduring literary legends.
2 hrs per week
Explore visual culture for children and young people including, picturebooks, comics, film, television and drama
Fit learning around your life with an online degree from a leading university. From undergraduate to postgraduate degrees, find the right degree to suit you.
Discover effective techniques to analyse unseen poetry and learn about the creative writing process.
Learn new ways of interpreting literary texts, from time-tested methods to computer-assisted practices such as distant reading.
4 hrs per week
Learn about the history, production and design of papers used inside Japanese Rare Books.
Take a journey through the literature of English country houses from the time of Thomas More to Oscar Wilde.
Discover what poetry can tell us about human emotion and learn key ideas and techniques for understanding and interpreting verse.
Explore Shakespeare’s life, discover famous Shakespeare plays, and improve your English language skills with the British Council.
Explore personal accounts of the Holocaust through poetry and discover how poems can help you understand events of the past.
Explore Shakespeare’s stagecraft through three of his most well-known plays: Romeo and Juliet, The Merchant of Venice and Macbeth.
Explore the origins and development of Chinese drama in this course examining the classic play 'The Injustice to Dou E'.
1 hr per week
Explore the influence of the Lake District on Wordsworth with this free online course, filmed at his home, Dove Cottage, Grasmere.
Learn about the role of books in the relationship between the cultures of Japan and China, with this free online course.
Get to grips with Korean philosophy as you dive into Korean history and culture with Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea.