Short Courses

Creative Writing: Spoken Word Poetry

Learn about spoken word poetry as a genre: history, appreciation, styles and the ways in which it has existed throughout the world as art form, therapy, sport and call to action, amongst many other things. Be inspired by and draw inspiration from a wide variety of spoken word poets from around the world and learn the fundamentals of writing poetry for the stage and performing it. The course will culminate in participants creating, refining and performing their own spoken word pieces.



No. of classes Days Dates Time
6 Every Wednesday 2 Nov – 30 Nov 2022 7:30pm – 10:00pm

Application Information

Course materials

Notepad and writing materials.

Who should attend

Art enthusiasts, art and language students, teachers and/or anyone interested in poetry.

Eligible schemes / subsidies:
Claimable under SkillsFuture Credit
National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy


(after National Silver Academy subsidy)

Note: Course fee not inclusive of application fee.