On our ‘Explore Creative Writing’ course you’ll practise 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. Seek inspiration from your stunning surroundings on the campus of Yale University as you produce daily “Quickwrites” – short unedited pieces of writing – to stimulate your creativity and build a foundation of ideas for your next great story.Enhance important skills like editing and implementing constructive feedback and strengthen your mastery of the mechanics, such as 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.
- Residential on the prestigious campus of Yale University
- Inspiring courses taught by experts
- Graduation ceremony, report cards and graduation certificate
- International student community with over 170 nationalities represented since 2004
- Accommodation, meals, tuition and cultural programmes included
- Maximum 15 students per class
- 17.5 hours of tuition per week
- Inspirational cultural programmes
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.
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.
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.