Queen's University Belfast
English (Creative Writing)
This programme is designed to equip students to use their literary talents to the best of their ability, encourage development as independent writers and self-reflective lifelong learners, and provide them with a broad understanding of the literary marketplace and of the commercial aspects of literary production.
MA: A good 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent recognised qualification. PG Diploma: Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. In certain circumstances, students may be admitted on the strength of their writing alone. All applicants are required to submit a piece of written work to assess their suitability for this programme. International students must be able to demonstrate their proficiency in English in order to benefit fully from their course of study or research. Non-EEA nationals must also satisfy UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) immigration requirements for English language for visa purposes. Evidence of an IELTS* score of 6.5, with not less than 5.5 in any component, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University is required. *Taken within the last 2 years.
Compulsory modules: Craft and technique (prose or scriptwriting); research methods for creative writers; dissertation; optional modules from: Creative writing workshop 1 and 2 (drama and prose); from page to stage; life writing.
Assessment is through written portfolios; MA students also are assessed through a dissertation of up to 15,000 words.
Arts and Humanities Research Council; DEL; University.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,390 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 10,730 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 10,730 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|
Course Enquiries, School of English
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