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Playwriting

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

The course is designed to be individually responsive to each student’s interests and experience. Most modules are heavily mentor-based, which means that you always have advice, expertise, and guidance on hand as you explore your artistic potential.

The course is structured over five trimesters and along with many opportunities to write in various styles on a number of projects, you'll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and independent study.

Modules include:

Dramatic Story and Structure; Script Analysis; Applied Playwriting; Professional Preparation; and Festival Production.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements are an Honours Degree at a 2:2 or above, ideally with a background in Drama or Humanities.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MFA

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Film, Journalism and Media

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing