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Creative Writing and Illustration BA (Hons)

University of Worcester

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UCAS CODE: WW82

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Overview**By studying this Joint Honours degree in Creative Writing and Illustration you gain experience in two highly complementary disciplines, allowing you to produce work that showcases your development in both areas. Our interdisciplinary approach gives flexibility and a wider view of the world that is attractive to employers. Studying these courses in combination could be right for you if your creative interests span working in both visual and written forms, and if your curiosity is fired by the possibilities afforded by visual and other communication contexts.Creative Writing aims to nurture your confidence as a writer and to support your development as a critical and skilful analyst of writing, whilst developing your commercial practice (writing for magazines, reviewing, scriptwriting, editing) and understanding of the publishing industry. When studying Illustration at Worcester, you aim to cover the complete range of genres and forms, including children’s books, editorial and magazine illustration, the graphic novel, reportage, authorial illustration and advertising.**Key features**- Exciting programme of guest speakers for both areas, including Olivier Kugler, Isabel Greenberg, Jonny Hannah, Katerina Manolessou, Ben Newman, Jane Ray, Nobrow and Flying Eye Books.- Introduction to exhibition practice through illustration fairs, card sales and exhibitions in the final year graduation show.- Opportunity to travel to destinations in mainland Europe and to showcase your work in London.- Excellent work placement opportunities, including through Writing West Midlands and Ledbury Poetry Festival.- Tailor your course to your individual needs with a joint honours degree.**Learn more about the course at our Open Days**Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester.Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,100per year

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UCAS Points : 104

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University information

University of Worcester

  • University League Table

    104th

  • Campus address

    University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    58th out of 86 1

    102nd out of 123 14

    34th out of 53 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    120 53%

    60th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    53rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.07 81%

    45th

    9
  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    103 47%

    101st

    24
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    63 63%

    90th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.93 79%

    75th

    44
  • Entry standards

    / Max 168
    120 71%

    18th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55 55%

    21st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.98 80%

    30th

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