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Creative Writing and English Literature BA (Hons)

University of Chester

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Chester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Teaching takes place at the Parkgate Road Campus.The Creative Writing course gives you the opportunity to develop the skills and techniques to become a creative writer in poetry, drama and fiction (flashes, short stories, novels), and also to write critically. You will learn how your own work fits into the wider world of literature and contemporary publishing. In addition, the study and practice of Creative Writing enables you to develop a number of transferable skills that are highly relevant to many different areas of employment.Over three years of the English Literature course you will study a variety of texts from the earliest times to the present day. Through the study of stimulating texts you will develop a range of core skills which will be relevant after graduation to many different roles and employment opportunities.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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12,750per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : BCC - BBC

The Department requires one of the following subjects at GCE A Level: English Language, English Literature, English Combined (Language and Literature)

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University information

University of Chester

  • University League Table

    94th

  • Campus address

    University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 4BJ, England

With over 19,000 students from 130 countries, the university provides a diverse, vibrant and safe location for a growing number of international students.
Students can choose from a comprehensive range of over 500 courses across all levels, taught at specialist sites with modern facilities.
Courses promote practical learning to enhance employability, with industry placements or overseas opportunities from five weeks to one year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    81st out of 106 9

    30th out of 53 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    112 55%

    60th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    57 57%

    87th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.38 88%

    10th

    33
  • Entry standards

    / Max 168
    102 60%

    42nd

    12
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    10th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.22 84%

    14th

    7

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