Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
As a student studying the Creative Writing and Literature major you will explore historical and contemporary fiction, non-fiction, poetry, autobiographies, essays, films and plays.You will focus on:demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of the contexts and cultural influences of a wide range of literature and the theory and practice of creative writing.being equipped to work independently and collaboratively to construct effective arguments and produce creative and critical texts across a wide range of genres and written media.having a defined set of writing, editing and relevant analytical skills that can be used in a broad range of professional contexts.You will also graduate with advanced writing, presentation, digital, communication, research and problem-solving skills that can be transferable across a range of roles and are highly regarded by prospective employers.If you finish your degree with a credit or higher Grade Point Average (GPA), you could also be eligible for the one-year Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree. You could also continue your studies with a Master of Teaching and teach English in Australia and overseas. If this interests you, please read How Do I Become a Teacher before selecting your courses.
- Arts-Creative Writing and Literature
- Applied Linguistics
- Cultural Studies
- English Language
- History and Global Politics
- Languages (French/Italian/Japanese)
- Law, Politics and Policy
- Performing Arts
- Screen Studies
- Social Media
Standard entry requirements
Complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or Complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above
Students who finish their degree with a credit or higher Grade Point Average (GPA), could be eligible for the one-year Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree. Students can also continue their studies with a Master of Teaching and teach English in Australia and overseas.
|Mid year intake
Enrolment in the English Language major is only available to non-native speakers of English.