University of Brighton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
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.
Practices of Reading and Writing
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
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!
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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
|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.