Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W800
**Course summary**- Experiment with long and short fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, new media and script. - Workshop your writing and learn essential skills for drafting and revising your work.- Connect with diverse audiences through your writing.- Kickstart your career with accredited work placements.Develop your skills as a writer and content creator in a variety of media. You’ll be supported by our expert team of leading practitioners, with regular visits from industry professionals, ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
66th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
45th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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
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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, September 2022

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%
History
20%
Film Studies
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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Sheffield Hallam University
CUG ranking
66th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Sheffield Hallam University is one of the largest universities in the UK. It is spread over two campuses across the city of Sheffield, a popular student city. Sheffield is home to a student population of over 60,000. There’s lots to enjoy when not studying, from independent shops to vibrant nightlife. The Peak District National Park can be reached by bus in just 20 minutes and other city centres across the UK are accessible by train. 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 and teacher training. Courses at Sheffield Hallam have a focus on applied learning and come with a guarantee of work experience.

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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