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BA (Hons)English and Creative Writing (Sandwich)

Solent University
United Kingdom, Southampton
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Overview

Solent University’s English and Creative Writing subject area is ranked ninth in The Guardian’s University League Tables 2020.

At Solent you will expand your familiarity with literature, and expand your mind, becoming a more innovative and globally-conscious writer with a huge range of classic and cutting-edge writing techniques at your command.

You will study how various forms of creative and professional writing are planned, developed and creatively executed, as well as how creative writing theory can be married to creative writing practice.

Core areas of study include literary theory, poetry, writing, play texts and publishing. And a range of exciting optional modules will offer the chance to delve deeper into specific subjects and specialisms, focusing on the areas of writing that are of the most interest to you.

The course has a strong focus on employability and helping you kickstart a great career. You can develop transferable skills in research, analytical thinking, communication and teamwork – essential for any professional career – as well as working on live briefs from real-world clients. And you’ll even have the chance to become a published author, building up a portfolio of work that demonstrates your style and skills to prospective publishers or employers.

Career opportunities

Graduating from Solent’s English programme, you will be well prepared for a wide range of graduate level employment opportunities. Suitable roles for graduates include:

  • Author
  • Freelance writer
  • Publisher
  • Editor
  • Journalist
  • Press officer
  • Media researcher (broadcasting, film, video)
  • Public relations officer
  • Copywriter or editor
  • EFL teacher
  • Records or archive management
  • Librarian
Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States