Creative Writing – Oxford (16-18 years)

Creative Writing – Oxford (16-18 years) summer course, by Oxford Royale Academy.

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Course Summary

Practice challenging writing techniques and find your own ‘voice’ through which to express yourself and truly inspire your readers as you explore varied creative writing techniques to plan, draft, and edit your own short story. Enhance important skills like editing and implementing constructive feedback while also strengthening mechanics like character development, plot, narrative, and imagination.Take your writing to the next level and truly inspire your readers as you explore varied creative writing techniques and gain exposure to some of the finest examples of literature. Produce daily “Quickwrites” – short unedited pieces of writing – to stimulate your creativity and build a foundation of ideas for your next great story.Seek inspiration from your stunning surroundings on the campus of the University of Oxford, known for nurturing famous writers such as T.S Elliot, Lewis Carroll and J R R Tolkien.

  • Residential in the prestigious colleges of the University of Oxford.
  • Inspiring courses taught by experts.
  • A truly international environment – over 170 nationalities.
  • Accommodation, meals, tuition and cultural programmes included.
  • Graduation, report cards and certificate.
  • Maximum of 15 students per class.
  • 20+ hours tuition / week.
  • Talks and debates with world-class guest speakers.
  • Inspirational cultural programme, including excursions to historic UK locations.

Accommodation

Students are accommodated in authentic student campus accommodation, providing a true flavour of the university where they are staying. All sites offer a mix of single and twin bedrooms. Some campuses have en-suite bedrooms while others have bathroom facilities shared between a small group of same-sex students.

Tuition

Oxford Royale Academy recruits teachers who have been educated at the world’s best universities, including Oxford, Cambridge, London and Ivy League Universities. The ORA teaching philosophy ensures that teachers get the very best out of their students, regardless of background and prior subject knowledge. Each course requires the submission of one formal written piece and one presentation for assessment. At the end of a course, students receive a full written report on performance and future potential.

Extracurricular Activities

All courses come with a varied and exciting extracurricular program that includes trips in the local area as well as excursions to historic sites further afield.

Key Details
  • Available from: June - August
  • Provider: Oxford Royale Academy
  • Ages: 16-18
  • Fees: 5995 / 2 Weeks
  • Duration: 2 weeks
Start Dates
  • 2 Jul
  • 16 Jul
  • 30 Jul
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