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Poetry is a special genre in literature. It requires a certain amount of skill to read it, and certainly to write it... Do you also want to let your creativity run wild? Then this course is made for you.

In this hobby course you will be completely immersed in the wonderful world of poetry. You first learn to read and interpret poems. Then you get to work wrtiting yourself! You learn everything about narrative perspective, rhythm, alliteration and more. This way writing becomes second nature to you and your original poems will be able to speak to everyone's imagination.

Poetry is the clear expression of mixed feelings.

W. H. Auden
  • to learn how to write original poetry
  • to know the best writing techniques
  • to train yourself into a skilled poet
  • to study from home at your own pace
  • online guidance from a professional
Writing Poems
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  • Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
  • cpCourseTypeHome
  • 3-6 month.plural cpCourseTypeHomeDurationSuffix
  • cpCourseTypeDiplomaPrefix diploma
  • €149
cpProgram Writing Poems
Writing Poems (Hobby) - Online Course
  • What is a poem? A brief analysis
  • How do you actually read poetry?
  • Building a good poem
  • Where can I find inspiration?
  • Associative thinking
  • Playing with words: rhyme, alliteration, rhythm, ...
  • Cliches are out of the question!
  • Edit and polish
  • Poems for children
  • Visual or graphic poem
  • How do you interpret poetry?
  • Reading and understanding poems
  • You are familiar with a number of important Dutch and foreign poets
  • You know where to find inspiration
  • You can write original poems and play with words
  • You can adjust your writing style to your target audience

All our hobby courses are meant for your personal enjoyment and personal development. However, that does not mean that you can also use all these skills in your professional career! Do you work as a supervisor in a daycare center or do you sometimes work as a volunteer during creative afternoons, workshops or sessions? Then you are completely up-to-date with the latest information and knowledge about numerous fun activities that you can share with others!


After your registration you can get started right away! The digital course is immediately on your profile page after receiving your payment. The paper version will be posted immediately and you will receive it quickly at home. Thanks to this flexible home study you study where and when you want. In addition, you will receive online guidance from an experienced teacher for a year. This professional gives you tailor-made feedback and various tips to quickly master all these techniques. You are therefore certainly not alone!


You pay for the hobby course 'Writing Poems' but 149.00 euros. For this you will receive an illustrated course book, one year of practical guidance from a teacher with years of experience, access to our online learning platform and the possibility to take a free exam within five years at one of our exam locations!

Writing Poems
  • cpEducationTypeHobby
  • Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
  • cpCourseTypeHome
  • 3-6 month.plural cpCourseTypeHomeDurationSuffix
  • cpCourseTypeDiplomaPrefix diploma
  • €149

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The Centre for Distance Learning, part of Ondernemersschool BV, is the largest training provider in the Benelux. It organizes professional training courses for adults from all over the world through the distance learning system. The school is nationally and internationally recognized by various professional associations such as the Wellness Federation, the Centre for Professional Qualification and is registered in the Central Register for Short Professional Education (CRKBO). This means that the educational institution complies with the Quality Code for Education Institutions for Short Professional Education. Moreover, the Center for Distance Learning meets the strict quality requirements of ISO 9001:2015.