Academic Writing Theory and Practice
The course offers a new type of qualification aimed at graduates and professionals interested in studying, researching and teaching writing. The course focuses on writing, rhetoric and literacies research and on the ways this research informs the teaching of writing.
Successful applicants must normally hold a 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent; any candidates with degrees across the humanities, social sciences and (applied) sciences, and with an interest in academic writing; applicants who can demonstrate relevant experience at an appropriate professional level but do not have the formal academic entry qualifications may also be admitted, subject to an application and assessment; applications to the course are encouraged from all suitably qualified persons, irrespective of age, race, gender or disability; applicants who are not native speakers of English need to have a minimum of 6.5 in their IELTS test, with a minimum score of 6 in writing; equivalent qualifications in English language proficiency may be accepted.
Teaching academic writing; supporting academics, postgraduates and professionals in writing for publication; forms and practices of disciplinary writing; writing programme development and management; researching academic and professional writing: text focus; researching academic and professional writing: practices and processes; academic writing and the trans nationalisation of knowledge; rhetorical theory.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,378 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 10,689 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,585 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,126 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,378 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 10,689 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,585 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 7,126 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Coventry University||Coventry||CV1 5FB||West Midlands|
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