Taught course

Drama and Creative Writing in Education

Leeds Beckett University · Carnegie Faculty

Entry requirements

You should have at least a 2:2 honours degree in a related subject or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. The English language requirement for this course is IELTS 6.0 with no skill below 5.5 (or equivalent).

Months of entry


Course content

Create imaginary worlds and use everyday situations to tell stories. You will inspire your audience to explore their own environments through the power of imagination.
By studying literary texts, performance pedagogy, processes and theatre in education, you will discover alternative perspectives and innovations which will feed your creativity and help you nurture your writing skills. You will write your own pieces and use performance to build meaningful contexts that will put children at the centre of learning by creating a lived through drama experience, empowering them to investigate and drive their own learning.

Fees and funding

For the most up-to-date funding information please visit: https://courses.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/dramaandcreativewriting/

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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