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English and Creative Writing MA (Hons)

University of Dundee

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    QW38

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    31st

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  • Qualification

    MA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

On this course you can study the history of English literature from the medieval period right up to the present day, and combine this with studies in creative writing.A range of modules give you the option to study anything from Shakespeare to science fiction, Romantic to contemporary poetry, or Victorian novels to Hollywood films.Our creative writing modules help you explore and extend your own potential as a writer and engage you in a range of literary activities. Our students write novels, stories, poetry, monologues, as well as exploring creativity in non-fiction, essays, journalism, reviewing, and writing for the theatre.For English literature we start by covering topics such as how to analyse a poem and how to read a novel as a literary critic, introducing you to key skills in critical-creative ways of reading and writing.We then move on to historical surveys of literature, before exploring in more detail many of the periods, movements, and topics previously covered.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Scottish HNC
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

BCC–BBB

Details

A Level English / English Literature is recommended

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

31st

About this University

The University of Dundee aims to transform lives, working locally and globally through the creation, sharing and application of knowledge. The university builds on its success by investing in excellent facilities, pushing the boundaries of research, and equipping staff and students with the means to create real-world impact. Dundee's collaborative approach to teaching and research is reflected in its close-knit community campus, making Dundee an excellent place to live as well as work and study.

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Nethergate

Dundee

DD1 4HN

UNITED KINGDOM