Glasgow Caledonian University
Television Fiction Writing
Normally UK Honours degree 2.2 (or equivalent); creative writing experience; a strong desire to write drama for television. In the personal statement section of the application form candidates must demonstrate evidence of prior interest and/or achievement in writing fiction for television and/or the general field of creative writing; this must be supported by samples of personal creative writing (up to 3 short pieces such as short stories, scene from play or screenplay). These works do not need to have been published or performed; additionally applicants must make a clear and unequivocal statement of why they wish to pursue a career in television writing. Candidates may also be required to attend an interview. If you do not have the necessary formal entry qualifications, the University's flexible entry policy considers credit transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), including work-based experience. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS test score of 7.0 (or equivalent) with no element less than 6.5.
Modules include: Researching the television fiction market; writing for an existing long-running TV drama; story and script techniques; creating original drama; researching for TV fiction writing; independent script project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Glasgow Caledonian University||Glasgow||G4 0BA||Scotland|
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