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Creative Writing BA(Hons)
Join an inspiring creative community with unique writing spaces. You’ll get the chance to experiment with all forms of writing, explore audiences...
English with Creative Writing BA(Hons)
The technical skills you’ll develop on this course will allow you to succeed in the literary, publishing and content industries. You’ll read...
We combine the rigour of industry accreditation with a distinctive emphasis on creative digital storytelling, and a passion for unearthing the...
Journalism and Creative Writing BA(Hons)
On this course you’ll explore new ways of storytelling, gain a real understanding of journalism, and graduate with a set of transferable skills to...
Sports Journalism BA(Hons)
Gain a grounding in the fundamentals of sports journalism and communication, while being challenged to rise to industry standards, on this NCTJ...
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Collaborate across the creative sector to produce future-facing original work in new high-end facilities. Learn from staff with expertise from publications like the Guardian, Private Eye, The Bookseller, The Big Issue, the Daily Telegraph, and Agence France-Presse. And gain industry insights through our visiting speakers, Writers in Residence programme and placement opportunities.
Industry-standard media facilities
With a fully equipped digital newsroom, recording studios with Newswire access and podcasting facilities and a dedicated Writers Room for workshops and events, you'll have all the tools you need to hone your creative craft.Explore our facilities
Our School of Writing & Journalism has a 40-year reputation for producing top flight journalists. Alumni have gone on to work with the likes of the BBC, Virgin EMI Records and Creative Assembly, and have penned critically acclaimed novels, screenplays and poetry.
Inspiration in residence
As well as offering opportunities to connect with industry leaders through visiting speakers, placements and the chance to work in live projects, we also run a Writers in Residence programme, which brings acclaimed writers – including Matt Haig, Alice Oswald and Wyl Menmuir – to your doorstep. Read on to find out about our current Writer in Residence, Xan Brooks.
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