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Course summary

Creative Writing is an increasingly popular subject at degree level and beyond. It assists students to develop their passion for creative expression into successful writing (and we encourage and equip our graduates to publish their work). Reasons to study this course Study within a supportive but critical community of writers Focus on the understanding of publishing Wide application of writing skills Excellent employability through training in the key skills required for any high-level job Flexible delivery, including option to finish course with 12 months.


PG Cert, PG Dip & MA • The Child in the Time: Representation of the Child in Modern Literature (30 credits; optional) • The Craft of Writing: Exploring Voice, Form, and Practice (30 credits; compulsory) • The Writer's World (30 credits; compulsory) • Writing Workshop: Researching and Writing Place and Context (30 credits; optional) • Writing Workshop: Researching and Writing to a Single Focus (30 credits; compulsory). MA • Creative Writing Project (Dissertation) (60 credits; compulsory).

Entry requirements

Applicants may have achieved a 2:1 degree in Creative Writing or a cognate discipline (those with a 2:2 may be considered for entry to a Postgraduate Diploma in the first instance). Other applicants without a first degree but with a level of experience are also encouraged to apply. In all cases a writing sample and interview will form the major part of the application process.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7800 Whole course
England £7800 Whole course
Northern Ireland £7800 Whole course
Scotland £7800 Whole course
Wales £7800 Whole course
Channel Islands £7800 Whole course
International £15000 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Creative Writing at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS