Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This programme provides a forum for you to work on your own writing in different genres while being supported by published practitioners. The Writers' Workshop will encourage you to develop your writing 'voice' through engagement with fellow students across a range of genre (in fiction or creative non'fiction), while the Special Study module enables you to specialise in one genre, such as fiction, non'fiction, poetry, drama or screen writing.

Course Modules

Core modules: Creative dissertation; special study: workshops in popular genre writing; structure and style; ten critical challenges for creative writers; writer’s workshop.

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA £6,400 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £13,700 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £3,520 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £7,535 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • We normally expect applicants to have: a second class degree or above, or equivalent, in creative writing, English literature, literature and language, drama or theatre studies or a similar subject; and/or a demonstrable interest in creative writing. You must also submit a 3,000-word sample of creative writing a personal statement (1,000 words) plus references. All non-UK applicants must meet our English language requirements. For this course it is Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall with 7.0 in Writing and 5.5 in all other elements.