Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

English Literature and Creative Writing

The English part of the degree analyses historic and contemporary textual representations of place, theorising cultural practices of location and space and the effect of these on constructions of identity; the creative writing modules are specifically designed to develop the student as a writer of fiction; a critical but supportive environment is achieved through a combination of workshops, research seminars and e-learning; students are introduced to the practicalities of preparing and submitting work for possible publication.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd class Honours degree, in a relevant subject; students that meet the criteria may be invited for interview.

Course modules

Modules include: literature and landscapes; writing the city; short story writing; novel writing; critical practice; researching humanities; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a variety of approaches; including written assignments; annotated bibliographies; synopsis of creative work; poster presentations; reflective blog; seminar presentations; portfolio; and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,996 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus Cardiff CF5 2YB Wales

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Key information

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Student Recruitment Team
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