Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Bath Spa University

Student rating
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( 3.9) 970 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W800
Creative Writing at Bath Spa University is a top UK writing course taught by award-winning practitioners that is challenging, exciting and versatile. Employability is at the centre of its writing programme - ensuring you prepare for the writing/creative-industry career of your choice. The course offers more specialist strands than any other course in the UK and has a large and diverse student body from across the world.- Expect a professional level of tuition. - Study a comprehensive programme... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
122nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
103rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
22nd

Start date and duration

Start date
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 - 88 = 12% 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

Creative Writing graduate salary at this uni
£15,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£16,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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
61%
History
25%
English Language
23%
English Language & Literature
20%
Psychology
20%

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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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
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Creative Writing reviews

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Louise
02 Jan 19

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

bath spa has a great creative community and there are so many opportunities for...
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02 Jan 19

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

I'm enjoying myself and the opportunities given to...

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 53 reviews

5 star 10%
4 star 63%
3 star 19%
2 star 5%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 970 reviews

5 star 18%
4 star 59%
3 star 19%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
Bath Spa University
CompUniGuide ranking
103rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
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Bath Spa University’s reputation dates back to 1852 with the original Bath School of Art. Today the University offers a wide range of courses across the arts, education studies, sciences, humanities and business management. Students are encouraged to be creative, innovative and enterprising problem solvers - all increasingly important aspects in the world of work. The University has built freedom to move into their courses meaning you can explore different subject combinations to build a degree that's a true reflection of you. What's more, courses include work placements and practical experience, building life skills - not cramming facts and figures. Through the University's industry partnerships and unique course content you'll be able to grow your talent, challenge your thinking and expand your network.

Where you'll study

Bath Spa University

Newton Park
Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 9BN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oldfield Park  1.6 miles away

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