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English with Creative Writing (Hons)

Falmouth University

36 months
17460 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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In the English with Creative Writing (Hons) programme from Falmouth University you’ll analyse and create in equal measure, developing technical skills essential in any number of careers, including the literary and publishing industries.


Find your passion and pursue it. Investigate, experiment and specialise in all forms and industries including poetry, literature, children's fiction, non-fiction, screenwriting and digital games. 

At Falmouth University in the English with Creative Writing (Hons) programme, you'll gain practical experience with our partners in publishing, literary festivals and professional writing, learning valued critical and technical skills.

You will:

  • Design and run a student-led collaborative project as part of your third year. Previous projects have included producing illustrated anthologies, sitcoms and podcasts while working in collaboration with schools, charities and businesses
  • Attend our guest lecture series, where you'll build relationships and contacts within all facets of the literary world.
  • Participate in literary events, such as The London Book Fair and the North Cornwall Book Festival.
  • Take inspiration from The Lighthouse (pictured above) – the glorious workspace at the heart of our community – which hosts everything from skills and craft workshops to board game sessions, literary quizzes and poetry readings
  • Contribute your own work to Falwriting: our student-led online magazine
  • Use our state-of-the-art Soundhouse and edit suites to record audience-ready productions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Craft of Writing
  • Writing Toolkit
  • Origins
  • Audience & Context
  • Introduction to Publishing
  • Literature Now

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We consider all applications on their own individual merit and potential. We invite all applicants to an interview day or audition to give them the opportunity to demonstrate this along with what inspires and motivates them in their field. 
  • Applicants will also be able to show their portfolio or give a performance depending on the course. We welcome applications from all subject backgrounds, whether you’ve specialised in STEM, the arts or humanities.  
  • As a guide our typical offer at undergraduate level is 104 – 120 UCAS Tariff points, primarily from Level 3 qualifications such as but not limited to A-levels, T Levels, a BTEC/UAL Extended Diploma or a Foundation Diploma. Applicants should have GCSE Mathematics Grade 4 (C), or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17460 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17460 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.


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English with Creative Writing (Hons)
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