University of Canterbury

College of Arts

Creative Writing



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Creative Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MFA(Creative Writing) is designed for students who have studied courses in creative writing at undergraduate and postgraduate level and professional writers who wish to gain an internationally recognised formal qualification in their field.The degree requires students to complete a single artistic project to a level considered suitable for publication or presentation under supervision. Students must also complete a supplementary essay and formally present their work. For information about our graduate and postgraduate programmes in English (which can include significant creative writing content), please see our programme listing for English.

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