Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Creative Writing

This programme teaches a variety of techniques and approaches, including short story writing, novel writing, new and urban writing; the modules are specifically designed to develop students as writers of fiction; a critical but supportive environment is achieved through a combination of workshops, research seminars and e-learning; students are also introduced to the practicalities of preparing and submitting your work for publication; throughout the year, there are theatre trips, poetry and prose performances held in Cardiff.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree, in a relevant subject; students that meet the criteria are invited for interview.

Course modules

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

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a variety of approaches, including creative portfolios, reflective blogs, poster presentations and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 470 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

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044