This five-week course dives into the elements of Crime Fiction; Discussing the sub-genres and rules, exploring the various types protagonists and the ways crime stories can be told. Each week class exercises will help develop these elements in your own writing, whether you have a work in progress, or the glimmer of a story idea. We will interrogate your suspects, examine your clues, attend your crime scenes and apprehend your criminal.
This course includes the appearance of several guest writers Craig Sisterson, Sarah Bailey and Chris Hammer. At the end of this course, the tutors will provide direct feedback on a piece of work.