Creative Writing

Students Commencing in 2014
Degree information

Information for 2013
Degree information



Information for 2014

Master of Creative Writing
Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing
Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing
Master of Letters (Creative Writing)

Candidates for the Master of Creative Writing must complete 48 credit points of units of study.

Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing must complete 36 credit points of units of study.

Candidates for Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing must complete 24 credit points of units of study.

All candidates may select units from outside their specialisation up to a maximum of half the course requirements. Units of study may be selected from other faculties as part of this amount to a maximum of 6 credit points for Graduate Certificate candidates, and 12 credit points for Graduate Diploma and Master’s candidates.

Candidates for the Master of Letters (Creative Writing) must complete the two treatise units of study (24 credit points) listed for the course.

Units of Study
Semester 1
ENGL6901 Creative Writing: Fiction Workshop
ENGL6902 Creative Writing: Poetry Workshop
ENGL6903 Creative Writing: Screenwriting Workshop
ENGL6908 Creative Writing: Supervised Project
ENGL6929 Dissertation Part 1
ENGL6930 Dissertation Part 2
ENGL6937 Major Movements in Contemporary Prose
ENGL6944 Writers at Work: Poetry
ENGL6984 Creative Non-Fiction Workshop
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates

Semester 2
ENGL6908 Creative Writing: Supervised Project
ENGL6929 Dissertation Part 1
ENGL6930 Dissertation Part 2
ENGL6936 Writers at Work: Fiction
ENGL6945 Major Movements in Contemporary Poetry
ENGL6969 Writers at Work: Screenwriters
ENGL6986 Advanced Workshop: Poetry
ENGL6987 Advanced Workshop: Novel
ENGL6988 Advanced Workshop: Screenwriting
MECO6915 Writing Features: Narrative Journalism
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates

Core Units of Study for Master of Letters (Creative Writing)
ENGL6027 M Litt Treatise Part 1
ENGL6028 M Litt Treatise Part 2


Information for 2013

Master of Creative Writing
Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing
Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing
Master of Letters (Creative Writing

Candidates for the Master of Creative Writing must complete 48 credit points of units of study.

Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing must complete 36 credit points of units of study.

Candidates for Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing must complete 24 credit points of units of study.

All candidates may select units from outside their specialisation up to a maximum of half the course requirements. Units of study may be selected from other faculties as part of this amount to a maximum of 6 credit points for Graduate Certificate candidates, and 12 credit points for Graduate Diploma and Master's candidates.

Candidates for the Master of Letters (Creative Writing) must complete the two treatise units of study (24 credit points) listed for the course.

Units of Study
Semester 1
ENGL6901 Creative Writing: Fiction Workshop
ENGL6902 Creative Writing: Poetry Workshop
ENGL6903 Creative Writing: Screenwriting Workshop
ENGL6908 Creative Writing: Supervised Project
ENGL6929 Dissertation Part 1
ENGL6930 Dissertation Part 2
ENGL6937 Major Movements in Contemporary Prose
ENGL6944 Writers at Work: Poetry
ENGL6984 Creative Non-Fiction Workshop
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates

Semester 2
ENGL6908 Creative Writing: Supervised Project
ENGL6929 Dissertation Part 1
ENGL6930 Dissertation Part 2
ENGL6936 Writers at Work: Fiction
ENGL6945 Major Movements in Contemporary Poetry
ENGL6969 Writers at Work: Screenwriters
ENGL6986 Advanced Workshop: Poetry
ENGL6987 Advanced Workshop: Novel
ENGL6988 Advanced Workshop: Screenwriting
MECO6915 Writing Features: Narrative Journalism
ARTS7000 Academic Communication for Postgraduates

Core Units of Study for Master of Letters (Creative Writing)
ENGL6027 M Litt Treatise Part 1
ENGL6028 M Litt Treatise Part 2