Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Creative Writing

Do you want to develop your own original writing whilst engaging with the best contemporary work being published? You'll refine your craft with guidance from the award-winning writers who teach on this workshop-based MA, as well as from visiting writers. Make the most of an opportunity to produce a substantial written project in a nurturing, creative environment. The writing skills you'll develop will help ensure that, upon graduating, your work is ready for submission to publishers and agents.

Entry requirements

Evidence of applicants' writing ability is required. A sample of no more than 10 pages of original writing must be submitted with all applications. Applicants should normally possess a 1st or upper 2nd degree with Honours (from a UK university) or professional qualification, recognised as being equivalent to degree standard or an ordinary degree, foundation degree, higher national diploma, or university diploma, accompanied by substantial experience in an appropriate field. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Dramatic Writing: Stage and Screen, Creative Writing Dissertation, Fiction: Stories and Novels, The Business of Writing: Before and After Dissertation and Poetry and Creative Non-Fiction. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (England) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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01752 585858