36 months
14800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Learn how to craft a jaw-dropping plot twist – and how to bring it to life on screen with this Creative Writing and Film Studies from The University of Hull.

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Combine your passion for writing and film at a university with a strong heritage in both. This exciting course invites you to be part of the University’s thriving literary and creative scene. The Creative Writing and Film Studies is offered by The University of Hull .

You’ll develop confidence in your writing through core skills and techniques, experimenting with forms including scriptwriting, non-fiction, short stories, the novel and poetry, as well as genres from fantasy and science fiction to myth and fairy tale. You’ll learn how to approach film and television as art, history, culture, entertainment and commerce.

The staff are creative practitioners and experts in their field, fans of the creative arts as much as they are enthusiastic tutors and academics.

Six reasons to study Creative Writing and Film Studies at Hull

  • Study under published fiction writers, scriptwriters, poets and film scholars
  • We're hosting the BBC's Contains Strong Language
  • Explore your creative passions with experts in genre, from global horror cinema through crime fiction to fantasy and science fiction
  • Become a member of HU Writes and participate in live events and published anthologies
  • 24/7 term-time access to the Brynmor Jones Library
  • Work on a range of creative filmmaking projects

Your future prospects

  • Professional writing
  • Advertising
  • Publishing
  • Broadcast presenter
  • Film director

You'll build a varied portfolio of work and develop desirable skills in analysis, research and communication that will make you an appealing candidate in a wide range of industries.

Being able to tailor your messaging to reach different audiences will give you a powerful advantage, especially if you combine your developing portfolio with job-ready skills gained from work experience or voluntary work.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Writer’s Toolkit
  • Film Form
  • Facts into Art
  • Poetry, Performance, Play
  • Film Analysis Criticism

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

Tariff points: 112 points. Points can be from any qualifications on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from

  • A levels
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Scottish Highers
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for Hull

729 - 1384 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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