School of English and Modern Languages

  • Creative Writing (MA)

    This year the induction events are all online due to social distancing. Below are the events you need to complete online during induction week (week 0) 14th-18th September. All events are compulsory. Once you have had a look at the plan for the week, click on our Welcome page, a message from the Dean of Faculty, Rachel Langford, plus lots of other useful information you will need for the rest of your course.

    Event Time Mode of delivery
    Monday 14 September

    Module Registration Information

    All week, deadline Friday at 17.00

    Step by Step video instructions to adding your modules

    Subject Meeting
    Available from 09.00

    Pre - recorded 

    Tuesday 15 September
    Library Session 14:30 to 15:30

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    Friday 18 September

    Module Registration Deadline


    Please read the information below carefully about adding your optional modules

    Deadline for adding modules: 17.00

    Key Contacts

    Here is a list of Key Contacts for your course:

    Contact Contact details
    Head of Department Professor Simon Kövesi
    Programme Lead Professor Dan Lea
    Course Coordinator Dr Morag Joss
    Student Support Coordinator Mr Chris Taylor
    Academic Liaison Librarian Ms Joanna Cooksey
    Programme Administrator

    Ms Debra Bates

    Recommended Reading
    A reading list has been emailed to all applicants. If you have not received this, please contact Debra Bates. Full reading lists for each module will be given in your lectures.

    Programme Timetable
    A timetable has been emailed to all applicants. If you have not received this, please contact Debra Bates.Precise details relating to times of taught modules will be available from Induction Week onwards.

    Academic Advisors

    This is a list of all the Academic Advisors for the Creative Writing MA.

    Name Room Phone
    Dr Morag Joss T414 01865 483559
    Dr Mary Jean Chan T416 01865 483982
    Dr James Hawes
    01865 453476

    IMPORTANT - Module Registration during Induction week.


    Once you are fully enrolled you will be able to access your programme of study through your Student Information. If you are a full time student you will see your compulsory modules already added, and will therefore only need to add your elective modules. If you are part time you will need to add compulsory and elective modules to your programme. Details of the elective modules will have been provided to you by the Programme Administrator.

    The links provided here will take you to:

    You have until the deadline at 5pm on Friday 18th September to add your modules. If you miss the deadline you will be allocated modules. These may not be the modules you would have chosen. Modules cannot be changed after the deadline.