What will I learn?

As a student on the BA (Hons) Creative Writing with Foundation Year at Liverpool John Moores University you will hear from prestigious visiting writers who regularly deliver readings and workshops. Recent guests have included Ramsay Campbell, Wayne Holloway-Smith, Rebecca Goss, James Rice, Helen Mort, and Eimear McBride.- Opportunities to meet practising writers, publishers, agents, producers and directors.- Professional guidance and peer support to help you develop your writing to publishable standard.- Regular literary events, readings, screenings and open mic nights to showcase your work.- Three-day residential writers' retreat at a country house in rural Wales.- Participate in the production of our student magazine, In the Red.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies

Study options

Full time including foundation year (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£11,000.00 (US$ 14,551) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

19 September 2022


Liverpool John Moores University

Student Recruitment and Admissions,

Exchange Station Tithebarn Street,


L2 2QP, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Minimum number of A Levels required: 2Subject specific requirements: To include an Art/Design subject if no other Level 3 Art/Design qualifications takenIs general studies acceptable? YesAre AS level awards acceptable? Acceptable only when combined with other qualificationsAverage A Level offer: DDDMaximum AS Level points accepted: 20Additional information: Foundation Studies (Art and Design, and Art, Design & Media accepted.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Liverpool John Moores University

LJMU ranks in the Global Top 100 universities under 50 years old in the world (The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2021).

  • Investment of GBP 160 million into cutting-edge facilities
  • Located in ‘the coolest place to live in the UK’
  • Students from over 100 different countries

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