Taught course

Creative Writing Crime Fiction

Institution
University of East Anglia · School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing (LDC)
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

UK BA (Hons) 2:1 or equivalent preferred but not essential.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Imagine writing a full-length novel under the guidance of award-winning crime writers and experienced creative writing tutors. All without relocating or giving up work.

UEA’s part-time, low-residency MA Creative Writing Crime Fiction gives you unique flexibility with a distance-learning course supported by residencies. You’ll take the course via a specially designed, highly inclusive online platform, with three two-day residential periods per year.

Our residencies have involved visits from literary agents and editors as well as professional writers such as Lee Child, Ian Rankin, Arne Dahl, Denise Mina, Mark Billingham and Julia Crouch.

By the end of the course you will have a draft of a full-length work, a stronger self-awareness as a writer and a greatly increased chance of publication.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
admissions@uea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1603 591515