London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Creative, Digital and Professional Writing

This master's is an exciting and innovative new course that will allow you to develop your creative writing abilities while equipping you with the multimedia and digital skills required by professional writers working in the creative industries - media, journalism, film, publishing, e-books, marketing and the communications industry. You'll be taught by lecturers who are academics and award-winning professionals, with the skills, contacts and profile in these industries to help you develop a distinctive and individual writing voice that is also attractive to employers. Work placements and activities organised by the University's Centre for Research into Media, Identity and Culture (MiC) will complement your studies.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have a lower second degree or equivalent (a relevant professional qualification or experience will also be considered) and submitted two contrasting writing samples of 750 words each. All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Core modules include: Creative Writing, Digital Storytelling, Feature Journalism, Researching Media, Communications and the Creative Industries, and Creative, Digital and Professional Writing Final Project/Dissertation. Optional modules include: Creative Non-fiction, Scriptwriting, Multimedia Journalism, Innovations in Publishing, Advertising, Principles of Digital Media and Digital Video Production.

Assessment methods

You'' be assessed with coursework, media artefacts and portfolios of written, visual or audio original work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 1,350 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,150 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 1,350 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time day and evening September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
020 7133 4202