Creative Writing and English BA (Hons)

University of Hull

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Course info

UCAS CODE WQ83
In this course you will study a wide range of genres by poets, novelists and biographers. Youll develop your confidence in writing by developing core skills. Youll also self-direct longer pieces of writing, experimenting in different genres. The English element of the course allows you to explore literature from the medieval era to the 21st century. English graduates from both single and joint honours programmes have an excellent employability record. Our graduates have found employment with a... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Creative Writing
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
30th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
81st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
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, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Creative Writing graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£18,000

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, October 2019

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

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
64%
History
38%
English Language
31%
Psychology
30%
General Studies
25%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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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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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£14,500 per year
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Latest Creative Writing reviews

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Lauren
07 Dec 18

Creative Writing and English BA (Hons)

My overall university experience has been positive so far. I have enjoyed both the Creative Writing and the English...
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Matthew
05 Dec 18

Creative Writing and English BA (Hons)

I'm still in the early days of my University experience but I feel like I've already had a great taste of what Hull as...

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 13 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 3,758 reviews

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University of Hull
CompUniGuide ranking
81st
Student rating
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The University of Hull prides itself on helping you discover how to reach your best by offering you the teaching facilities, opportunities, ambition and inspiration to succeed. With beliefs like that, it’s no surprise that the University recently became the first ever Official University Partner of Team GB – a partnership that is promising a wide range of opportunities for students across all subjects. The University’s inclusive and diverse single-site campus is home to more than 15,000 students from around 100 countries. And as the 14th-oldest university in England, you’ll benefit from the long-established links and expertise they’ve developed over its 90-plus year history.

Where you'll study

University of Hull

Cottingham Road
Hull
Kingston Upon Hull
HU6 7RX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hull Paragon Interchange  1.3 miles away

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