Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Falmouth University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W890
Join our thriving writing community. Experiment with all forms of writing to find your passion and develop your writing voice. Explore audiences in the virtual and real worlds while working on live publishing projects. You’ll flourish as a writer, surrounded by inspirational staff and beautiful natural spaces.On this course youll explore non-fiction, poetry, fiction, childrens literature and writing for digital games – learning to draft, edit and pitch your creations. By working on literary, ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
77th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
77th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
42nd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
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, 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
£16,000
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 2020

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
46%
English Language
30%
History
20%
English Language & Literature
18%
Sociology
18%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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More info: Tuition fees are set annually and are subject to review each year. The University may therefore raise tuition fees in the second or subsequent years of a course, in line with inflation and/or the maximum permitted by law or Government policy. Students will be notified of any changes as soon as possible..

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£9,250 per year
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More info: There may be slight increase in the year 2021/22. Tuition fees are set annually and are subject to review each year. The University may therefore raise tuition fees in the second or subsequent years of a course, in line with inflation and/or the maximum permitted by law or Government policy. Students will be notified of any changes as soon as possible..

Students from EU EU Students
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£16,000 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Tuition fees are set annually and are subject to review each year. The University may therefore raise tuition fees in the second or subsequent years of a course, in line with inflation and/or the maximum permitted by law or Government policy. Students will be notified of any changes as soon as possible..

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Latest Creative Writing reviews

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18 Dec 19

English with Creative Writing BA (Hons)

I have loved my whole experience, made so many friends and experience life away from...

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 53 reviews

5 star 44%
4 star 42%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 3%

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,322 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 51%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Falmouth University
CompUniGuide ranking
77th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Established in 1902 as Falmouth School of Art, Falmouth University has been providing education to those looking for a career in the creative industries for over 100 years. The university is highly regarded in the creative industries for it’s quality teaching, for which it received a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017.

Where you'll study

Falmouth University

Falmouth Campus Woodlane Falmouth
Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly
TR11 4RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Falmouth Town  0.4 miles away

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