University of Winchester

University of Winchester

Creative and Critical Writing

This programme offers students the opportunity to improve their creative writing in a dynamic, constructive environment. The programme is supported by teaching staff who are professional writers.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st or 2nd class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study. Applicants are also required to submit a sample of their creative writing.

Course modules

Core modules: contemporary fiction; the writer as researcher; publishing project; independent study preparation module. Optional modules: contemporary non-fiction; contemporary script-writing for television and film; advanced contemporary poetry.

Assessment methods

Students undertake a dissertation of up to 30,000 words as part of their Independent Study with full tutorial support.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King Alfred Campus Winchester SO22 4NR South East

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