BA (Hons) coursesCreative Writing

Your Future Career

Our Creative Writing course gives you the opportunity to meet practising writers, literary agents and publishers – allowing you to build connections that will stand you in good stead when you graduate.

With practical experiences, including visits by published writers and industry professionals, our aim is that you will leave the course with a solid working knowledge of career destinations and options.

Collaborative opportunities within our creative community will inspire you to push the boundaries of your work and develop transferable skills to take with you into industry and future careers.

The three years you spend with us will prepare you for work in the following industries:

  • Freelance writing
  • Teaching/education
  • Journalism
  • Literary agency
  • Publishing
  • Further studies – MA or PhD

Our Careers and Employability service provides a wealth of support, advice and guidance to help your career take off in the right direction. Find out how they can help you find a career you’ll love here.