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Creative Writing (Modular) MA

Course OverviewOur Creative Writing MA (Modular) is taught by prize-winning, practising writers such as Paul Farley, Jenn Ashworth and Eoghan Walls, who lead our long-established Creative Writing scheme. You will be part of a vibrant literary community, honing your critical and creative skills whilst engaging with visiting writers and publishing professionals.You will be able to choose from available modules in prose fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction and dramatic forms. All students have . READ MORE

Course Overview

Our Creative Writing MA (Modular) is taught by prize-winning, practising writers such as Paul Farley, Jenn Ashworth and Eoghan Walls, who lead our long-established Creative Writing scheme. You will be part of a vibrant literary community, honing your critical and creative skills whilst engaging with visiting writers and publishing professionals.

You will be able to choose from available modules in prose fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction and dramatic forms. All students have the opportunity to perform a creative work at our annual MA Showcase which is a lively and well attended celebration: previous events have been held in partnership with Lancaster LitFest and the Dukes theatre, Lancaster.

Your postgraduate degree equips you with a portfolio of work and prepares you for PhD research as well as careers in journalism, publishing, literature and reading development, community arts and public relations. Many of our students have gone on to publish works of fiction, poetry and creative non-fiction. You will have the opportunity to develop critical, analytical, close reading and editing skills that will also enhance your employability.

Lancaster creative writing ranking

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English Literature with Creative Writing BA (Hons)

This is a major-minor degree, comprising approximately three quarters English Literature and one quarter Creative Writing. In English Literature, youll take core and optional modules, gaining in-depth knowledge of a variety of literary writings with the opportunity to specialise in genres and periods that particularly appeal to you. Youll be taught Creative Writing modules by published authors who share their expertise through workshops that focus closely on your own writing and lectures that . READ MORE

This is a major-minor degree, comprising approximately three quarters English Literature and one quarter Creative Writing. In English Literature, you’ll take core and optional modules, gaining in-depth knowledge of a variety of literary writings with the opportunity to specialise in genres and periods that particularly appeal to you. You’ll be taught Creative Writing modules by published authors who share their expertise through workshops that focus closely on your own writing and lectures that address general issues of effective writing and professional development.