Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ENGL6119 - Dissertation Part 1: Creative Writing

Semester 1, 2018  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Kate Lilley
Phone: +61 2 9351 2426


Research and writing towards a 12-15,000 word dissertation comprising of a larger creative and smaller critical/exegetical component. This is a capstone unit of the Master of Creative Writing degree. Candidates must formulate a topic and consult with the Unit Coordinator in advance of enrollment in order to be assigned appropriate supervision by an academic staff member. Must be followed by enrollment in ENGL6120 Dissertation Part 2: Creative Writing.


4x1500wd creative or exegesis drafts (100%)


4x1hr supervision meetings/semester, 3-4x2hr seminars/semester


Minimum 24 credit points of 6000-level Master of Creative Writing units (minimum 12 credit points core and workshop units)



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