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Creative and Professional Writing BA (Hons)

University of Winchester

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Course info

UCAS CODE W801
This course encourages you to see writing of all kinds in relation to wider literary, cultural and professional contexts. We want you to become the best writer you can be, whether that be creating novels, poems or scripts, feature articles and travel writing, museum exhibitions and biographies, or reports or copywriting. Whichever genre you feel most comfortable with, the most important thing is that you demonstrate a high level of technical skill, an aptitude for expressing yourself through ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Creative Writing
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
76th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
106th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
11-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Creative Writing

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Creative Writing graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Creative Writing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
43%
English Language & Literature
27%
English Language
24%
Psychology
22%
Media Studies
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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Students from EU EU Students
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International Students
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Latest Creative Writing reviews

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Maren
10 Jan 20

Creative and Professional Writing BA (Hons)

Very good. Very happy I came here. The best place to study creative...
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Sophie
10 Jan 20

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

I love it. I met lots of interesting people and the lecturers are so supportive and friendly. Its a good way to move...

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 24 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 62%
3 star 4%
2 star 4%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,135 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 59%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
University of Winchester
CUG ranking
106th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Winchester is a highly renowned educational institution with a 180-year history of academic excellence. It was established in 1840 and is located in one of the UK’s most beautiful and historic cathedral cities. Today, the university is widely known for its culture of sustainability and social justice and its commitment to shaping a better world. The university’s approach toward education is shaped by its rich history and guided by a progressive-thinking ethos. This is demonstrated by its progressive curriculum dedicated to fostering a supportive and communal student environment, as well as placing a high value on diversity and representation. Winchester students are supported in their journey towards a successful career and empowered to make positive changes in the world.

Where you'll study

University of Winchester

Sparkford Road Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4NR United Kingdom Nearest train station: Winchester  0.4 miles away

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