This research programme offers a choice from a spectrum of skills and a research dialogue across genres, from poetry and fiction to dramaturgy and screenwriting. We are a closely bonded community of writers, each research student being supervised by a specialist writer-teacher. One-to-one meetings take place every 3-4 weeks, or at the student's request. The corpus of research students meets in monthly staff-student Creative Writing Methodology Workshops. The Swansea Writing Programme offers its graduate writers an apprenticeship, with the precious time to dedicate oneself to learning a craft which, for all its mysteriousness, works according to techniques and rules which may only be creatively broken when they have been thoroughly understood. Swansea is especially proud of the intellectual rigour of its programme and research culture. Our team includes teacher-writers of world class stature and long experience.
Submission of the thesis is followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva) by two examiners who are not your supervisors, one of whom is external to the University.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 13,700 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Part-time||October 2017||GBP 6,850 per Year 1 (International)||4 Years|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Part-time||October 2017||GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||4 Years|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 13,700 per Year 1 (International)||3 Years|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||3 Years|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Part-time||October 2017||GBP 6,850 per Year 1 (International)||6 Years|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Part-time||October 2017||GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||6 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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