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Writing and Literature

Deakin University 

M.A. On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
32600 AUD/year
22000 AUD/year
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About

Craft your literary and creative writing skills into a masterful talent through the Master of Arts in Writing and Literature at Deakin University.

Overview

Hone your expertise in writing and literature and gain practical tools in critical analysis, editing and research. Whether you want to develop the skills to analyse literary works, build your creative writing practice, or craft publishable pieces of professional writing, the Master of Arts (Writing and Literature) will help fulfil your career aspirations.

If you want to turn your lifelong passion for writing and literature into a professional career, this course gives you the practical experience to make your goals a reality. Equally, if you’re already working in the industry and looking to take the next step – whether that be in a new role or finally breaking through as a published author – we provide a high performing environment that allows your creativity to reach its full potential. 

Ultimately, the Master of Arts (Writing and Literature) aims to inspire you, so you can inspire audiences of your own.Choose from four study specialisations to create a unique degree that matches your interests:

  • Children’s literature
  • Creative writing
  • Literary studies
  • Professional writing

Career

You’ll graduate from this  Master of Arts in Writing and Literature at Deakin University with more than just advanced writing skills. You’ll also have expertise in communication, problem solving, critical thinking and research – the kind of skills employers across all industries value.

This puts you in a strong position to explore a range of career pathways including:

  • author
  • editor
  • literary critic
  • publisher
  • advertising executive
  • communications specialist
  • copywriter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critical and Creative Research Methods
  • Masters Research Literary Theory
  • Minor Research Project
  • Masters Research Project 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

16 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • a Bachelor degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline

OR

  • other evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
CRICOS code: 083999E

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32600 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    22000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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