Taught course

English - Creative Writing

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of English
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in any discipline.

Exceptions may be made in the case of applicants with a strong track record of publication, production, prize-winning or relevant professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in English (Creative Writing) focuses on prose fiction and scriptwriting; applicants interested in writing poetry are referred to the MA in Poetry: Creativity and Criticism. The programme is designed to equip students to use their literary talents to the best of their ability, encourage development as independent writers and self-reflective lifelong learners, and provide them with a broad understanding of the literary marketplace and of the commercial aspects of literary production.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Darran McCann
Email
darran.mccann@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9097 5103