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Course Details

Creative Writing MA

Anglia Ruskin University

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Course Summary

Develop your writing in a supportive and creative environment, with tips from our team of professional writers on how to improve your technique and get published.

Entry Requirement

A good honours degree (or equivalent), normally in a related subject. Applicants with professional experience are also encouraged to apply.
If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 7.0 ( Academic level), or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

We'll also ask you to supply a writing portfolio, consisting of 2,000 to 5,000 words of your recent writing. This will ideally include some fiction. You may choose to submit a single short story, an extract from a larger work such as a novel, or a collection of shorter pieces, such as a few poems, a segment of a feature-length screenplay, and a piece of flash fiction.


Year one
  • Patterns of Story: Fiction and its Forms
  • Master's Project in Creative Writing
  • Workshop: the Short Story
  • Twentieth and Twenty First Century Fiction and Social Change
  • Creativity and Content in Publishing
  • Workshop: the Novel
  • Special Topic in Creative Writing/English Literature
  • The Business of Publishing
  • Revolution and Reform in the Long Nineteenth Century




Sept, Jan


2 Years

Study Mode

Full Time

Tution Fees

UK/EU tution fees starting from: £7900

International tution fees starting from: £13500

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