Creative Writing 1

Argyll College UHI


Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre


Through the course you will learn how to:

Write to express feeling, using a clear structure and clearly identifying those feelings.

Write about an event from varied points of view, ensuring the event is consistently imagined and a variety of techniques is used.

Write to convey relationship, ensuring the relationship emerges clearly

In all cases, you will learn how to use appropriate language and ensure that spelling and punctuation do not obstruct the intended meaning.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

Progression Routes

On completion of this course, you may wish to progress to English Language Study at SCQF Level 5. Depending on your confidence you could go straight on to Literature 1 which is at SCQF Level 6, although you may wish to ask the advice of your tutor.

Start Date

Please contact your local centre for more details on the course start date



Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

30 hours



SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR


Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing