This introductory online nature writing course will immerse you in the world of nature writing. You will learn some basic practices and techniques, allowing you to develop as a writer, as you take inspiration from nature and hone your craft.
Be inspired by nature and bring nature’s power to life on your page.
Aspiring nature writers are taken through a series of exciting workshops to hone their craft, sketching out the beauty of nature with the written word in this introductory online nature writing course. You will create your own pieces including poetry and share them with other learners. During the webinar sessions, you will have the opportunity to share your pieces, discuss your work with the expert tutor and surround yourself with like-minded people. This course is brimming with practical tasks and is equally suitable for budding naturalists and people who enjoy writing.
This is a 4-week online course covering 4 topics, for which you will complete a variety of self-led online resources and activities. Each topic is then concluded with an interactive Zoom workshop to complement the online content. Time commitment is approximately 2-3 hours a week and an E-certificate is provided upon completion. Understand how our online courses are delivered.
Tutor: Emma McKenzie
Emma McKenzie is a writer and artist based in York, UK. Emma has a special interest in nature-based writing and has been running ecotherapy based courses over the last five years. She uses writing skills to connect people to the natural world for wellbeing purposes.
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