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Drama and Creative Writing Including Foundation BA (Hons)

Kingston University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W840
**Why choose this course?**– We have connections to The Rose Theatre (the largest producing theatre in south-west London), the Royal Court, The Bush and to companies like Headlong.– You’ll have access to the resources and expertise of professional theatres and have experience of a real theatre environment.– You can take part in Kingston’s annual International Youth Arts Festival and the Camden Fringe Festival, gaining professional experience to prepare you for your future career.**About this ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Creative Writing
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
66th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
78th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
4 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
£18,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£20,000

Drama

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Drama graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Drama graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
54%
English Language
30%
Media Studies
20%
Drama
20%
Psychology
18%

Drama

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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 8 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 75%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,228 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 51%
3 star 23%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
Kingston University
CUG ranking
78th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
At Kingston University, welcoming difference is the university’s greatest strength. It is committed to ensuring higher education is accessible to everyone and proudly champions alternative routes into university. Kingston works closely with industry to create courses for tomorrow’s leaders, building future-proofed careers and helping students put their academic knowledge into practice. Graduates leave with the agility and problem-solving skills needed to thrive in an ever-changing world.

Where you'll study

Kingston University

Yorkon Building Kingston University Kingston upon Thames London
KT2 7LB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Wimbledon  1.6 miles away Nearest train station: Norbiton  0.9 miles away

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