Creative and Critical Writing, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    11200
    Tuition (Year)
    5100
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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MA Creative and Critical Writing at Winchester offers students the opportunity to improve their creative writing in a dynamic, constructive environment. The programme is supported by teaching staff who are all professional writers.

About

MA Creative and Critical Writing at Winchester offers students the opportunity to improve their creative writing in a dynamic, constructive environment. The programme is supported by teaching staff who are all professional writers.

Careers

Graduates have become published writers and poets. Others have careers in teaching, media and the arts.

Programme Structure

Core modules:

  • Contemporary Fiction

  • The Writer as Researcher

  • Publishing Project

  • Independent Study Preparation Module

Optional modules:

  • Contemporary Non-Fiction

  • Contemporary Scriptwriting for TV and Film

  • Advanced Contemporary Poetry

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study. Applicants are also required to submit a sample of their creative writing.
  • If English is not your first language: IELTS 6.5 (including 6.5 in academic writing) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 11200 International
  • GBP 5100 EU/EEA

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.