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Creative Writing

American College Dublin
Program overview
1 year
Full time
Master's degree
10,000 EUR
Start dates
September 2019  (English)
September 2020  (English)
September 2021  (English)

Program description

Program description

Course details


Semester 1: Imagination and storytelling; writing workshop 1 (the novel); writing workshop 1 (the short story); the writer as critic; the craft of creative writing. Semester 2: The business of writing and publishing; writing workshop 2; masterclass in fiction writing; creative writing project.

Admission requirements

Entry requirements

An honours bachelor degree in a cognate discipline may be an advantage but is not a necessity for entry to the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. The principal requirements for admission to the programme are demonstration of a sufficient interest in the activity of creative writing and furnishing of evidence of an ability to undertake and benefit from a course of master’s level study and tuition in creative writing. An applicant for the MFA should submit to the Admissions Office a statement of approximately 500 words of his or her interest in undertaking the course and a portfolio of his or her prose writing. The portfolio may consist of a single piece of writing or of a collection of up to four samples; the entire length of the portfolio should be approximately 3000 words. The applicant will also be required to attend an interview (in person or by means of the internet).

Tuition fees

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands €10,000 Year 1
EU €10,000 Year 1
International €10,000 Year 1
England €10,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland €10,000 Year 1
Scotland €10,000 Year 1
Wales €10,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

About school

American College Dublin

American College Dublin, a constituent college of Irish American University, is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and is licensed as an institution of higher education in the Republic of Ireland and the State of Delaware. Located...

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American College Dublin

2 Merrion Square
North Merrion Square
DO2 NH98 Dublin


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