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About the course

Our Writing Poetry MA is a course designed for those who want to put poetry at the centre of their creative practice.

About this course

You will receive expert tuition from nationally and internationally renowned poets. With them, you will develop your poetry-writing and reflective abilities through reading, discussion and revision, and will progress to receive formal recognition for your work.

You can choose to study either in Newcastle or London. All classes are in the evening if studying at Newcastle and during the day in London. Newcastle University leads the North East cohort. The London course is run in collaboration with The Poetry School.

What you'll learn

By the end of the course, you will have:

  • an advanced awareness of the processes of writing in your own work

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Entry Requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a related subject. Along with your application you will need to submit a portfolio of up to ten poems. We will also consider applicants on an individual basis with lower or non-standard qualifications.


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