Bangor University

Bangor University

Professional Writing

Students conduct in depth practice based, empirical or critical research into the process and product of professional writing. You will work towards the production of a practice based portfolio or independently researched piece of work which will explore the creative and critical styles, contexts and attitudes of professional writing. You will develop, sustain, consolidate and resolve a self-directed programme of work in professional writing over an extended period of time, supervised by specialist professional staff in the field.

Entry requirements

A good 2.1 Honours degree or industry equivalent experience. IELTS score of 6.5 (no component below 6.0) or equivalent if your native language is not English or Welsh.

Course modules

Modules include: media, culture, and creativity theory; research methods; humanities dissertation.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 - 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

Key information

School of Creative Studies and Media
Telephone number: 
01248 388497