Taught course

Teaching Creative Writing

University of Cambridge · Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good undergraduate degree (2:1 or overseas equivalent).

Months of entry


Course content

The course will enable students to:

  • develop their skills as a teacher of creative writing and strategies for their intended teaching contexts;
  • develop and/or extend their knowledge of the theories and practices of the teaching of creative writing;
  • develop their repertoire of teaching, course design and assessment methods appropriate to creative writing in their context;
  • develop a reflexive and critical awareness of their own teaching practice and to transmit what they have learned from their own experience of being a writer into a classroom setting.

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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