English Literature and Creative Writing BA (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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Course info

UCAS CODE Q3W8
**Course Overview**- Do you want to develop your creative writing skills? We’ll help you to hone your talents, write in a wide variety of genres and work towards becoming a professional writer.- On this course you’ll enhance your skills as a creative writer and gain experience of writing in a whole range of different styles and genres.- You’ll study the development of ‘English’ as a multicultural literary landscape, and look at how issues of race, gender, class, national identity and ethnicity ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Creative Writing
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
113th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
89th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
35th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-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 - 75 = 25% 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
£17,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£17,000

Literature in English

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Literature in English graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Literature in English graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

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

Literature in English

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
44%
English Literature
36%
Psychology
24%
English Language & Literature
21%
Sociology
19%

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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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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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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University of Central Lancashire
CUG ranking
89th
Student rating
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( 4.0)
Founded in 1828, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is the international, multi-campus university leading the way in modern learning. Today the university is one of the UK’s largest, offering an employment-focused course portfolio of over 300 undergraduate programmes and 200+ postgraduate courses. The university’s main campus is based in Preston, with others located in Burnley (East Lancashire), Westlakes (West Cumbria), and Cyprus. They have recently invested £200m in transforming their Preston Campus, giving students access to excellent teaching facilities in bright, modern surroundings. Their bespoke Engineering Innovation Centre opened in 2019 and their brand new Student Centre and Civic Square will open in 2021.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office Corporation Street Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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