The Certificate in Creative Writing offers an innovative, collaborative course of study for those who have always wanted to unlock their creativity.
Each course is designed as a workshop in which you explore new ideas, tackle new writing tools, generate original insights and discover your own powers of expression.
This fully matriculated Cambridge University Master's degree is designed for those who wish to develop high-level skills in creative writing both in fiction and non-fiction literatures.
The MSt is taught over two years in short, intensive study blocks.
So build your writing skills, and pen some prose, scribe a script or compose a little copy, noodle with a novel.
Whether you’ve got your heart set on working as a freelancer, writing a novel, publishing a children’s book, becoming a poet or just writing for the joy of it, this study will get the words flowing.You create, collaboratively discuss and revise your original writing with feedback from your instructors and your peers.You also engage with a range of assigned readings and multimedia that inform and grow your innovative practice.Studying online means that you can build your skills at a pace that suits you- perhaps fitting in your study around your work.We offer two Certificate in Creative Writing courses which run concurrently.Taught by professionals in the field, our courses cultivate both individual and group learning, providing an overview of the field as well as deep dives into literary genres.These courses are designed as hands-on, intensive study of the subtleties and power of language.Courses in the certificate program are largely asynchronous with some optional synchronous sessions to be scheduled by the instructors.You have the option to enroll in individual courses without committing to the entire certificate, enjoying the flexibility and expertise offered by Penn LPS Online to suit your schedule and interests.Join adult students of all ages and backgrounds for an intensive learning experience.Creative Writing Summer Programme If you are new to higher education, you could be eligible for a bursary award.