About the course
The MA English Literary Studies with Creative Writing provides a rare opportunity to combine creative and critical writing at Masters level. Its your chance to learn from tutors who are leading experts in English Literary Studies and from the prize-winning, practising authors who teach in our long-established English Literature and Creative Writing department.During your studies you will critically engage with complex written materials and with the ideas of others. You will learn to place your own creative and critical work in a literary and professional context, and to express your powers of analysis across a variety of literary forms. The elements of self-directed study and independent thinking will help you to develop your skills in project management, working to deadline, working to a brief, creative collaboration, and problem solving.The degree comprises two core modules in Research Methodology, two elective modules in English Literary Studies, and two elective modules in Creative Writing. You will also complete an English Literary Studies dissertation. All students deliver a research-based talk at our annual MA Showcase - previous events have been held in partnership with Lancaster LitFest and the Dukes theatre.Our elective modules cover a wide range of literary fields and genres:Creative Writing: Psychogeographies, Short Fiction, Poetry, the Lyric Essay and Radio DramaEnglish Literary Studies: Modern, Contemporary, Romantic, Victorian and Early Modern LiteratureYour postgraduate degree prepares you for careers in journalism, publishing, literature and reading development, community arts and public relations, as well as PhD research. The critical and creative skills developed through your studies will also enhance your employability.Part time and full time study options are available.
Intake Months
October
Delivery Locations
C101293
Qualification
Masters Degree
Duration
12 Months
Post study visa
2 Years
English language requirements
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6.5
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87
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58
Academic entry requirements
Prerequisites
You must have successfully completed an United Kingdom Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification)%0Aor/with full-time or equivalent, work experience in a relevant industry setting.%0AMeeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee
Start date and prices
Starting Duration Fees Status Campus
October, 2023 Duration 12 Months Course fee GBP 22,100
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Lancaster University

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Lancaster University is a collegiate public research university in Lancaster, Lancashire, England. The university was established by royal charter in 1964, one of several new universities created in the 1960s.
Lancaster University is a public research university in Lancaster, Lancashire, consistently ranking within the top ten in three major UK university league tables. The university is proud of its international community and aims to offer all students a global experience during their time there, with students coming from over 100 countries around the world.
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