Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

Students have the opportunity to develop their own creative writing practices and explore a range of educational approaches towards creative writing; students work with practising and published creative writing lecturers and education lecturers in collaboration with professionals working in local cultural institutions.

Course Modules

Modules include: workshop in creative and life writing; contemporary writer identity and education; research into writing practices.

Course Additional Entry

An undergraduate degree of at least 2nd Class standard in a relevant subject, and need to submit a portfolio of creative or life writing; applicant's portfolio should include 1 item, or a combination of items, from the following list (up to a maximum of 6,000 words): 1 or 2 short stories; 10'15 poems; 2 or 3 extracts from a novel; 2 or 3 extracts from non'fiction writing; if student's native language is not English they need a minimum score of 7.0 in IELTS (including 7.0 in the written element).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £12,300  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,360  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £2,160  Module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £1,120  Module. First year home fees