Bachelor of Arts - Creative Writing

Domestic

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Local
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationPenrith; Parramatta
Duration 3F / 6P
Apply Direct Code1706.3
UAC Code720515 [Parramatta]; 720518 [Penrith]
Entrance Rank72.85 ATAR [Parramatta]; 70.00 ATAR [Penrith]
Fee Information

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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

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International
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationPenrith; Parramatta
Duration3F
Course Code1706.3 [CRICOS Code 040992A] 
Entrance Rank

Please refer to Admission Requirements

Fee Information

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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

Details

The Bachelor of Arts - Creative Writing major provides you with the opportunity to produce your own creative writing and to edit and learn how to publish your work. You will study with professional authors, editors and publishers from the Writing and Society Research Centre and staff from the School of Humanities and Communication Arts. In addition, you will have the opportunity to study contemporary approaches to language and literary studies, including literary criticism and theory, linguistic analysis, genre and textual study, and to read and examine a wide selection of modern and classic literature.

Units

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Career Opportunities for the Bachelor of Arts - Creative Writing

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Creative Writing, you may choose from a variety of careers including publishing, editing, copywriting (TV, radio, print and web), search engine optimisation (SEO) of websites, business writing (business plans, marketing plans, proposals etc), journalism, fiction and ghost-writing, teaching (with further study) and arts administration.

 

How to apply

All domestic applications for entry to Western Sydney University undergraduate courses must be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window). Step by step instructions are available on the Apply Now pages.

Instructions for international applications are available on the International Admissions pages.