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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Newcastle University

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    24 months

Course summary

Our Writing Poetry MA is a course designed for those who want to put poetry at the centre of their creative practice.

About this course

You will receive expert tuition from nationally and internationally renowned poets. With them, you will develop your poetry-writing and reflective abilities through reading, discussion and revision, and will progress to receive formal recognition for your work.

You can choose to study either in Newcastle or London. All classes are in the evening if studying at Newcastle and during the day in London. Newcastle University leads the North East cohort. The London course is run in collaboration with The Poetry School.

What you'll learn

By the end of the course, you will have:

an advanced awareness of the processes of writing in your own work and that of others
advanced your creative ability through practice, reading, discussion and revision
learned new ways to generate work, and refine it through the development of enhanced revision skills
a range of knowledge on the writing of poetry in English
an enhanced sensitivity to verbal creativity
an advanced ability to understand and judge the timing and duration of creative projects
the ability to revise and prepare poetry for submission and publication
knowledge of the professional world of writing and publishing.

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University information

Newcastle University

  • University League Table

    23rd

  • Campus address

    Newcastle University, King’s Gate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE1 7RU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    4th out of 53 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 168
    148 87%

    6th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.22 84%

    14th

    5

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SIMILAR RANKING

MA Creative Writing Poetry

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Creative Writing league table

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