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ENGL6914: Research Methods for Creative Writing

This unit is designed to introduce the principles of practice-led research and research-led practice. We will consider what it means to pursue creative writing in an academic environment. It will equip students with the skills necessary to create individual projects and conduct creative research. Seminars will focus on building research skills, formulating individual projects and considering the means and ends of creative research.

Code ENGL6914
Academic unit English
Credit points 6

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. write and present an analytic and descriptive account of their own creative research
  • LO2. employ appropriate research methods
  • LO3. design and research an independent creative project of appropriate scope
  • LO4. understand the principles of creative research and design
  • LO5. learn to comment constructively on each other's work in seminars.