Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W800
* Course summary*- Experiment with fiction, non-fiction, poetry, new media and script. - Learn how the creative arts can help to make a difference across the world.- Connect with diverse audiences through your writing.- Kick-start your career with accredited work placements.- On this course, you’ll focus on your development as a writer and content creator. You’ll be supported by a network of leading practitioners, editors and publishers, graduating with the skills and real-world contacts you ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
101st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
67th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
41st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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 - 90 = 10% 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
£15,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£16,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Creative Writing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
48%
English Language
43%
Media Studies
25%
Film Studies
20%
History
20%

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Latest Creative Writing reviews

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Lucy
26 May 21

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

I love my university so much! The city, the people, the tutors; everything is so wonderful and I have enjoyed myself so...
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Matilda
17 Feb 20

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

So far uni has been an easy transition and experience for me and I'm comfortable and confident when going into year...

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 6 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,051 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 51%
3 star 17%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Sheffield Hallam University
CompUniGuide ranking
67th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
Sheffield Hallam University is one of the UK’s largest universities. It’s spread over two campuses in the centre of Sheffield, which is one of the country’s most popular student cities. Sheffield is home to more than 60,000 students. There’s plenty to enjoy when not studying, from independent shops to student nightlife. The Peak District National Park can even be reached by bus in just 20 minutes. The university teaches undergraduate and postgraduate courses that span a large variety of subject areas. It has one of the oldest art and design institutions in the country and is one of the largest providers for courses in: Health and social care Teacher training Sport and physical activity It has invested more than £100m into buildings and facilities over the past five years.

Where you'll study

Sheffield Hallam University

City Campus Howard Street Sheffield
S1 1WB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.1 miles away

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