Creative Writing and English Language BA (Hons)

University of Westminster, London

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( 3.9) 1588 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE QW38
This course combines the opportunity to improve your writing skills with the development of a thorough knowledge and understanding of the structure, history and usage of the English language. In addition to studying how the language works in its spoken and written forms, and the different kinds of English that exist today, the course provides structured support and guidance in the development of writing skills in various genres (the novel, the short story, poetry, drama, and non-fictional... 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.
88th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
82nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
19th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-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 - 80 = 20% 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
£19,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£18,000

English Language

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
English Language graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK English Language graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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

English Language

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
67%
History
26%
English Language
25%
Sociology
24%
Psychology
21%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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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
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,400 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 10 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 50%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,588 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 45%
3 star 22%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
University of Westminster, London
CompUniGuide ranking
82nd
Student rating
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( 3.9)
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The University of Westminster was founded as Britain’s first polytechnic in 1828. They now have over 19,000 students from 165 countries and are a university that thrives on delivering transformational education to people from all backgrounds. As a global university located right in the heart of London, they offer a vibrant learning environment and focus on nurturing and inspiring distinctive graduates who are able to make a difference in the world. Your chosen subject area will determine which of the four campuses you will study at. The Cavendish, Regent and Marylebone campuses are in central London and the Harrow campus is just a short tube ride away. Westminster offers over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Delivering high-quality teaching and an outstanding student experience remains at the heart of their offering as an institution.

Where you'll study

University of Westminster, London

115 New Cavendish Street
Fitzrovia
London
City Of Westminster
W1W 6UW United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.4 miles away

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