City, University of London
Creative Writing (Non-Fiction)
The course focuses on writing and research skills including identifying a subject, using archives, and exploring genres and structuring material; students also learn how to prepare a manuscript for publishers and agents; this course offers a taught component, 1-1 tutoring, workshops and opportunities to hear guest speakers; the course advisory board, made up of leading figures from the non-fiction world, provides students with expert advice and direct exposure to the publishing industry.
UK Honours degree in any subject, or the overseas equivalent; or successful completion of a certificate course in creative writing; or a professional qualification; relevant experience may also be acceptable; 5000 words of nonfiction portfolio; interview.
Experiments in writing; literary criticism; own nonfiction book; the publishing industry.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
020 7040 5060