601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
=50 th
University Impact Ranking 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

English and Creative Writing

The English and Creative Writing programme combines study of English Literature, English Language and Creative Writing. This includes exploring the history, structures, uses and context of English as a world language and the history of English Literature from the medieval era to the 21st century, while Creative Writing modules provide students with a firm technical foundation in craft and equip students to write for a range of media including print and digital forms, drawing on the English Subject Team’s expertise in digital humanities. • **Study in breadth and depth** and learn new skills in a wide range of highly specialised modules covering a wide range of different subject areas across Creative Writing, English Language and English Literature • **Explore print and digital humanities** by learning to use a hand printing press or gain practical training in HTML with options exploring the production of literary texts in manuscript, print and digital forms from DMU’s Centre for Textual Studies • **Become part of regional writing networks** and perform and publish your creative writing work through events such as our book fair, States of Independence, DMU’s Cultural eXchanges festival, and take advantage of spoken word events • **Improve your employability** focusing your career prospects through learning essential skills and knowledge and putting them to practical use. The final-year placement module allows you to gain work experience and develop your presentation and communication skills • **Gain workplace skills and experience** by putting your research, reasoning and communication skills into practice with an English-related placement module or extra-curricular internship during your degree • **International opportunity** through #DMUglobal where you will have the opportunity for a meaningful international experience

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,LeicesterEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,250