Australian Writers' Centre - Creative writing courses
Discover how a creative writing course at AWC can change your life.
Whether your goal is to write bestselling fiction, stories for children, a memoir or to simply explore your creativity – you'll find the ideal course here.
Learn online (from anywhere!), or in our Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth classrooms.
Our core creative writing path gives you the foundations for compelling adult fiction – taking you from the seed of a story idea to a completed manuscript.
Explore an area of interest with Genre and Fiction Essentials. And gain extra knowledge and motivation with the Publishing and Writers' Toolkit courses.
Creative Writing Stage 1, Novel Writing Essentials and Write Your Novel
Picture Books, Chapter Books, Writing for Children and YA
Dialogue, Characters. Grammar, Short Stories and more
Everything you need to know about the publishing industry
Motivation, Time Management, Scrivener and more
The core creative writing path
Learn the foundations of compelling stories with these creative writing courses.
Courses for kids and teens
Writing books for younger readers
Discover how to write for children of all ages
Enhance your skills with advanced literary techniques
Everything you need to know about getting your work published
Learn how to put together a bulletproof pitch.
Gain tips on writing your synopsis and cover letter.
Your 10-step process for approaching agents and publishers.
Add extra knowledge, industry insights and motivation