The School of English at Bangor University offers an MA in Creative Writing. It features the following:
* one to one teaching and supervision by established writers and academics
* the opportunity to develop your own specific interests, working in the genre and style of your choice
* the flexibility to study on a full- or part-time basis
* the opportunity to develop an awareness of your own writing and writing processes through combining creative and critical work and prepare you for a future career in writing.
The MA in Creative Writing provides you with the opportunity to work over an extended period on a collection of short stories, a novel, a collection of poems or a piece of performance writing for film or stage, under the individual supervision of a specialist in your field. You will be joining a vibrant postgraduate community and a School with significant experience in teaching creative writing at postgraduate level.
The environment in Bangor couldn’t be better for studying creative writing, situated as it is between the mountains and the sea. As well as the physical surroundings, and the creative writers on its staff, the School of English also offers readings and visits by writers throughout the year, producing an atmosphere where creativity is the norm rather than the exception