University of East London

Course Introduction

The course offers a mixed'genre approach to writing, allowing students to hone their writing through critical creative practice; the programme combines the strengths of many programmes (theatre studies, film, creative writing, music cultures) allowing students fertile ground for experimentation and the possibility to break out of old forms and traditional restrictions; the course focuses on new writing: expanding personal frontiers and creating hybrid forms, and places an emphasis on producing work for publication/performance/production that expresses contemporary writing.

Course Modules

Modules include: Experience: encounters with the real; genre; adaptation; research methods in media practice; practice'based dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 degree in relevant subject; interview; writing sample; or mature applicant with a degree or equivalent experience; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS score of 7.0 with 6.5 in all four components.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate) £2,017  Single Module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate) £1,110  Single Module. First year home fees