Writing Crime Fiction
Date: Online courses starting: 6 March 2023; 25 September 2023
Cost: £495 / £198 (bursary places available)
Type: Online Writing Course
Commit to writing the perfect crime
Whether you’re new to crime writing or ready to kickstart your next whodunnit, this four-week online course will equip you with the tools you need to create convincing characters and write the perfect crime.
You’ll work in a small group of dedicated writers with an expert tutor and guest appearances from acclaimed crime writers. We’ll explore different types of crime writing, from cosy crime to psychological suspense and police procedural to help you understand where your writing fits in this diverse genre, and experiment with different settings, situations, and when to reveal the mystery. By the end of the course, you’ll have written a page-turning crime story that will keep your readers wanting more.
Duration: 5 weeks
Skill level: Intermediate
Bursary places for North of Tyne residents
Our funding from North of Tyne Combined Authority allows us to offer 60% off course prices for residents of Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside and Northumberland.