BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing
Want to find your voice? Hone your craft as a writer by studying others. Immerse yourself in the words that have shaped our world. Learn how to write poetry, fiction, non-fiction, screenplays and more. Get published and experience the professional writing process. Throughout this course you’ll write, think and grow – discovering what sort of writing sets your imagination soaring. Studying English alongside creative writing will broaden your horizons preparing you for many rewarding professions.
Boost your career prospects by working with a publishing house, literary agent, arts organisation or magazine on our work-based learning module or extra-curricular internships. Write and be published as part of INK, the English and Creative Writing student-run magazine, and experience other cultures by studying or working abroad in either Europe or the US.
NSS results for BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing
We’re very proud of our new National Student Survey (NSS) 2019 return showing we are a top three department in the country for teaching quality. We also have a 95% overall student satisfaction rating with 100% of students agreeing the course in intellectually stimulating.*
School of Humanities and Performing Arts Academic Excellence Bursary
This £1,000 bursary is awarded in recognition of outstanding academic achievement to all first year students enrolling in 2019 who achieve 144 UCAS tariff points or above.