It aims to encourage students to improve their craft as a writer, develop their philosophy of composition, and explore contemporary forms of literature and the creative industries.
The course has a strong focus on employability and aims to prepare students for a professional writing or publishing career. Students have the opportunity to be taught by an enthusiastic team of professional writers whose work has been widely published, broadcast, and staged. They are led by five internationally known writers: award-winning science fiction writer Chris Dows, award-winning poet and literary translator Daniele Pantano, award-winning novelists Sarah Stovell and Guy Mankowski, and award-winning playwright Sue Healy.
Career and Personal Development
This MA in Creative Writing from University of Lincoln is designed to provide training for a career in writing, from fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction to screen and radio adaptation. Students have the opportunity to develop advanced communication skills which can open up career opportunities across the creative industries in publishing, research, teaching, and the media. Some graduates choose to continue their studies at doctoral level.
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- Dissertation - Creative Writing
- English Now: Fiction and Life Writing (Creative Writing)
- English Now: Poetry and Drama (Creative Writing)
- Production and Creativity
- Production and Publication
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesCreative Writing View 211 other Masters in Creative Writing in United Kingdom
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- Applicants will require a first or second class honours degree in a relevant subject. Relevant professional experience will also be considered.
- Students are required to submit 2000 words of their creative writing with their application.
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International14600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA7700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 7700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- Part-time Home/EU: £43 per credit point
- Part-time International: £81 per credit point
A new system of postgraduate loans for Master's courses has been introduced in the UK. Under the new scheme individuals will be able to borrow up to £10,609 for the purpose of completing an eligible postgraduate Master's qualification.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.