Master of Creative Writing

Massey University

Subject area

English Language

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Entry requirements

BA Hons or PGDipArts or equivalent in Creative Writing, Expressive Arts, English or approved subject; creative writing portfolio.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have the capacity and potential to produce creative writing of a professional standard. Graduates will also have the capacity to write critical reviews and essays at an appropriate level of accomplishment, and will have an understanding of the publishing or production processes appropriate to their chosen genre(s).

What graduates earn

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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