Creative and Critical Writing Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA

University of Gloucestershire

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Course outlineThe MA in Creative and Critical Writing has been designed so that students can choose a path through the degree which focuses either on creative or literary critical writing, or a combination of both.You will work with practising authors, poets, and playwrights, as well as leaders in the field of literary criticism, to develop your own distinctive voice. You will develop as a writer in the world, not only in the classroom, and will be advised on routes to publication. Modules with ... READ MORE

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Full time | Francis Close Hall Campus (Cheltenham) | 1 Year | SEP

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97th
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45th

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1 Year

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Paula
15 Feb 20

Creative and Critical Writing Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA

It's been fantastic. Eighteen months ago I crept into the campus for the first time just like a mouse, convinced I'd...
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Paige
30 Oct 19

Creative and Critical Writing Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA

Fab! The University of Gloucestershire provides a friendly and open community of like-minded, creative people....

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University of Gloucestershire
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97th
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Join the University of Gloucestershire and you will be part of a creative, professional community of 1,000 postgraduate students, 2,000 staff and an alumni network of 40,000 graduates. The University has recently been ranked 6th globally in the Postgraduate Research Experience Survey 2019 and has a growing reputation for its high level of satisfied students and excellent teaching. They strive to be outward looking and are intensively engaged in partnerships with local industry to enrich students’ learning and boost their career prospects. The University of Gloucestershire has three campuses in the vibrant regency town of Cheltenham and historic, bustling city of Gloucester.

Where you'll study

University of Gloucestershire

Swindon Road Cheltenham CHELTENHAM
GLOUCESTERSHIRE
GL50 4AZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cheltenham Spa  0.6 miles away

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