Show Clearing 2021 courses
Show Clearing 2021 courses

Journalism and Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Falmouth University

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Course info

UCAS CODE 39B4
Kick-start your career as a writer, learning how to analyse, practise and publish all forms of digital journalism while also stretching your creative skills across a range of formats. Along the way, you’ll develop a potent technical toolbox of transferable skills essential in any number of journalistic and creative industries. This joint degree blends practising and analysing digital journalism with developing your writing skills in a range of fictional and non-fictional contexts, from ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Creative Writing
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
77th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
99th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
49th

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 - 80 = 20% 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
£16,000
UK Creative Writing graduate salary
£18,000

Journalism

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

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

Journalism

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
37%
English Literature
35%
Media Studies
20%
History
19%
English Language & Literature
18%

Creative Writing

Tuition fees

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How Creative Writing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 51 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 42%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 5%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,202 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 52%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Falmouth University
CUG ranking
99th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Falmouth University is an innovative, modern institution located in Cornwall, specialising in an exciting portfolio of degree courses within the creative industries. Originally established as the Falmouth School of Art in 1902, the University has well over 100 years of educational heritage to draw upon, and mixes an artistic history with a progressive industry focus and professional-grade facilities, all within the beautiful coastal county of Cornwall. Falmouth offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses spanning a number of areas, from Art and Illustration to Architecture and Game Development, Music, Film and Television to Fashion and Textiles, as well as Writing, Business and Entrepreneurship.

Where you'll study

Falmouth University

Falmouth Campus Woodlane Falmouth
Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly
TR11 4RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Falmouth Town  0.4 miles away

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