Driven by creativity and employability the Major focuses on literary and professional writing and will equip students with the ability to produce engaging, innovative and saleable texts as well as a wide range of transferable skills. Whether they aspire to be novelists, screenwriters, journalists, biographers, radio dramatists, poets, bloggers, PR copywriters or a combination of these, this Major will offer undergraduates the chance to experience the joys of crafting the written and spoken word. The aim is that they will leave this Major as empowered writers with an enhanced command of their craft, increased confidence in their creativity, an understanding of the values which inform their writing practice and the technical skillset to deliver their work to their audience. Students will study under celebrated writers and academics and gather a range of workplace skills to prepare for fulfilling careers.
Why study this subject at Hope? A major unlike any other because you can combine the study of fiction and non-fiction alongside a wide range of industry-relevant skills including digital publishing.
Exposure to leading published writers including Hope's Writers in Residence
Small teaching groups and a friendly environment for an intensive, rewarding learning experience. This degree is available as a full time course for all