University of South Wales

University of South Wales


The course helps students to forge working relationships with professional writers and academics, and to explore potential vocational pathways in writing and/or academia; tutors on this course are practitioners in the field of scriptwriting.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree but anyone with proven potential in scriptwriting is considered; evidence of scriptwriting potential is required either a completed script or script in development and an essay or piece of critical writing; applicants may also be invited for an interview.

Course modules

Modules include: Writing a short drama script; script analysis; adaptation treatment; major project treatment; full-length script.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 515 per Module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Adam Street) Cardiff CF24 2FN Wales

Key information

Enquiries and Admissions Unit
Telephone number: 
03455 767778