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Creative and Professional Writing Including Foundation BA (Hons)

Kingston University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– Many of our graduates have had their work published. Recently, Oyinkan Braithwaite’s debut novel My Sister, The Serial Killer was longlisted for the Booker Prize 2019.– This course covers a range of formats, including digital writing, creative non-fiction, prose writing, poetry, and dramatic writing.– Workshops will allow you to hone your writing craft, while lectures and seminars will give you the tools you need to develop your own creativity.**About this course**Are you a budding novelist, Netflix screenwriter or experimental poet? On this degree, you’ll learn the art and craft of writing in all its forms. Taught by published authors, you’ll gain a wide range of skills across creative and non-fiction genres.You’ll examine how writing can be used to communicate in a range of contexts, with appropriate uses of style, register and form. You’ll take part inmasterclasses by industry professionals and join the thriving community of our specialist Writers’ Centre.An extended writing project will be on a subject of your choice. You’ll also build a professional portfolio and work on real-life industry projects, giving you vital employment experience to prepare you for a career in writing.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 48

Two A levels or equivalent, with English Language/Literature/related subject.BTEC: We will consider a range of alternative qualifications or experience that are equivalent to the typical offerGCSE: candidates are normally required to hold five GCSE subjects grades A*–C including Mathematics and English Language (or comparable numeric score under the newly reformed GCSE grading).

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University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Kingston University, River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1LQ, England

Students have a longstanding reputation for business start-ups, supported through an extensive programme of enterprise education events and industry links.
Kingston University is investing significantly in its campuses. A multi-floor library and dance studios are key features of its new Town House building.
Students from more than 140 countries bring diversity, fresh ideas and a range of life experiences to enrich the learning environment on campus.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    93rd out of 123 1

    31st out of 53 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    104 48%

    99th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    53 53%

    112th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    48th

    21
  • Entry standards

    / Max 168
    117 69%

    23rd

    12
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50 50%

    30th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.79 76%

    47th

    11

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