Master of Writing
University of Canterbury
Total student fees
over 1.5 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will able to apply advanced skills in writing to a range of professional, technical, organisational, community, and creative contexts. They will be able to write effectively within a range of registers and genres, and for a range of purposes; to respond to the requirements of different audiences and media; to engage the creative dimensions of professional writing and the professional dimensions of creative writing; to undertake research relevant to their writing tasks; to analyse critically the writing of others and apply what they discover to their own writing; and to provide advanced editorial advice for other writers.
Key Information for Students
An approved Bachelor's degree.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$27,058 - $57,578|
|In further study||23%|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Janine Young Memorial Award
The Secretary David.W Steele Trust - There's No Application Form
Normally $300 to $500. Occasionally $900
The Piki Ake Kake Ake Scholarship
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.