Taught course

Creative Writing

Institution
Lancaster University · English and Creative Writing
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Portfolio of original writing and any undergraduate degree.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course allows students to pursue an independent writing project in their chosen literary form supported by specialist tutors, a peer critiquing process in twice weekly workshops, and termly online conferences via the University’s Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

A number of professional writers visit the course throughout the academic year, giving talks in their specialist genres, hosting workshops to stimulate new work or providing insight and advice in areas of prose fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction and other literary forms. We also offer structured advice on the publishing industry, inviting leading agents and publishers to visit the course and advise students.

Information for international students

IELTS: Overall IELTS of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each element.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7250 per year
International students
£15,500 per year

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Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions coordinator
Email
englishpg@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 593089
Fax
+44 (0)1524 594247