Swansea University

Swansea University

Creative Writing

This course offers integrated training in the writing of literary and media text; it aims to provide core training and is taught by experienced writers, offering a wide range of writing genres including fiction, short story, poetry, drama, screenwriting and creative non-fiction.

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a 1st degree in a relevant discipline, normally a lower 2nd or above or equivalent, and a short portfolio of writing. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules could include: Writing fiction; writing poetry; screenwriting; dissertation; non-fiction and travel; writing radio drama; genre; writing the self; international dramaturgy.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 13,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 1,950 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MA Part-time £ 4,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

Key information

College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 606752