Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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( 4.0) 976 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W800
•Learn the essential skills to write prose, script and poetry. •Increase your employability by working on live projects. •Become confident and able in self-expression through writing. On this broad-based contemporary writing course you develop your writing skills and study a wide range of literature with a team of writers and tutors, while working on live projects to prepare you for a successful career.Most of your learning will be done in group lectures and seminars. You work both... 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.
114th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
69th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-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 - 90 = 10% 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
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Creative Writing graduate salary at this uni
£15,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£16,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
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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
48%
English Language
43%
Media Studies
25%
Film Studies
20%
History
20%

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£13,250 per year
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Latest Creative Writing reviews

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Katie Acaster
11 Feb 18

Film Studies and Screenwriting BA (Hons)

I have thoroughly enjoyed my three years at uni. Its been interesting and varied, with lots to keep me busy. Everyone...
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Kirstie Rutter
08 Feb 18

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Honestly I cant fault it, not only have they been amazing at teaching complex English studies to a dyslxic person, they...

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 5 reviews

5 star 60%
4 star 20%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 20%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 976 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 53%
3 star 15%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Sheffield Hallam University
CompUniGuide ranking
69th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
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Sheffield Hallam University is one of the UK's largest universities, based in the heart of Sheffield, one of the UK’s biggest student cities. Sheffield is the fifth biggest city in the UK with over 60,000 students, so everything is geared towards students. It has everything from independent shops to student bars, yet in a 20 minute bus ride you can be in the middle of the Peak District National Park. Based across two campuses, the University offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a wide range of subject areas. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity courses, and is also home to one of the UK's oldest established art and design institutions.

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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