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Creative Writing

Southern Cross University

Master Online
24 months
Duration
3350 AUD/module
2790 AUD/module
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Tuition fee
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About

If you have discovered your passion for writing but you need focus and feedback to progress your career as a writer, this course is ideal.Creative Writing programme is offered at the Southern Cross University.

Overview

  • Building on the excellent teaching capabilities in creative writing at the Southern Cross University, this postgraduate Creative Writing course is designed to develop your writing across a range of genres with specific feedback from professional writers and the opportunity to undertake an extended writing project, with a concentration on publishing, editing and practical career opportunities.
  • The University has strong links with the thriving Northern Rivers arts community and there are many placement and networking opportunities available during your studies. Southern Cross is the education partner of the Byron Writers Festival and Northern Rivers Performing Arts (NORPA), and supports the Bellingen Readers Writers Festival among other local events.

Career

Career opportunities exist as a writer of novels and scripts; food, nature, art or travel writer; feature journalist; critic and reviewer; essayist; poet; editor and publisher; or as a writer for marketing and public relations, the public service and arts-related industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Contemporary Reading and Writing Practices
  • Literary Studies: Reading Culture
  • Writing Across the Genres
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Poetics
  • Writing Project A (Research and Writing)
  • Writing Project B (Writing as Research)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
79
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).
6.5
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Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
79
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider: 01241G

  • Qualification equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree [suggest linking to policy], plus specific requirements as indicated in the course structure tab. Students are required to have a degree considered by the University to be equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree. Students without a degree but with substantial relevant work experience may be admitted to a Graduate Diploma or Masters.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3350 AUD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3350 AUD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2790 AUD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2790 AUD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • Tuition fee is considered on a "per unit" basis.

Funding

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