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MACreative Writing: Industry and Practice

Solent University
United Kingdom, Southampton
Tuition fee £10,000 per year

Tuition fees for EU/EEA candidates vary from £4,500 to £9,500 per year
depending on the course and are still subject to confirmation for 2012/13

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Expenses, accommodation, working etc. 


The MA Creative Writing: Industry and Practice degree at
Southampton Solent University has the support of senior industry
practitioners in bridging the gap between creative writing practice
and the creative writing industries.

It enables students to see their output from the perspective of
agents and publishers and to understand the business of writing. Simon
Trewin, from renowned literary agents United Agents, sponsors this new
and innovative course.

The programme offers students work experience in the creative
writing industries and the knowledge and skills to work not only as
writers but in other publishing-related roles. You will be taught by
practising high-profile writers, as well as speakers from the writing
industry. |

Career opportunities

Upon completion of this postgraduate course you will be prepared to
work as a creative writer and also equipped to work in the publishing

Career paths include:

  • editing,
  • commissioning,
  • sales and marketing,
  • researching.

You can also work in one of the closely related industries such as
teaching, public relations, journalism, advertising, theatre, film or

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States