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Creative Writing A Level at Nottingham University Samworth Academy

Course description

Students who want to pursue a career in the creative and cultural industries can start on the path by developing their creative writing skills. Here they will also learn to develop critical and analytical skills and gain knowledge of the craft of writing. This specification is designed to encourage students to understand different types of writing, express themselves and their ideas, develop redrafting and editing skills, and develop critical and analytical skills.

Entry requirements

GCSE English: A* - C.


Year 1 - AS Level - Unit 1: Writing on Demand exam, 40% - Unit 2: Exploring Creative Writing coursework, 60%

Year 2 - A2 Level - Unit 3: From Reading to Writing exam, 40% - Unit 4: The Writing Portfolio coursework, 60%

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nottingham University Samworth Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 - 2 Years