University of Brighton

Creative Writing University of Brighton Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Silver

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This course is for students keen to apply critical reading and creative skills to innovative writing practice. Studying a wide range of genres, historical periods and cultures, you will study and engage in the craft of writing, considering key texts and your own imaginative work in relation to political, social and cultural theories.

Course details


Practices of Reading and Writing
Brighton Writes
Narrative Literary Texts
Storying the Self
Literature and Theory
Drama in Society
Creative Writing: Process and craft
Research and Practice
The Art of Publishing
Creative Writing in Practice

  • a wide range of optional modules.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W800
Institution code B72
Campus name Brighton
Campus code B

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 104 - 96 points
A level CCC - BCC A-levels must include English language or combined English language and literature.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM - MMM
Access to HE Diploma Pass with 60 credits overall. Humanities, history or politics courses preferred. At least 45 credits at level 3.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 26 points Must include three subjects at Higher Level.

Additional entry requirements


GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
At least English language and maths.

English language requirements

A-levels must include English language or combined English language and literature. For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.0 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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University of Brighton
Mithras House
Lewes Road

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