Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
The Master of Arts (Creative Writing) is a research degree designed for published creative writers in any genre who wish to advance their academic and creative skills.
Creative writers in any genre
- Taken in English, in any creative writing genre approved by the Board of the Graduate Research School. Independent, supervised creative writing and research towards the preparation of a thesis on a topic related to one or more aspects of the creative work. At the end of the program, students must present for examination a piece or pieces of creative writing prose, poetry or drama, which must demonstrate technical accomplishment and imaginative resource
- and a thesis of 15,000 words on a topic related to one or more aspects of the work presented.
- Creative writing of prose, poetry or drama
Standard entry requirements
BA (Hons), or equivalent research capacity, folio of creative writing of which a third has been published, critical essay (2000-3000 words)