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Television Fiction Writing

Glasgow Caledonian University

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Get the training, connections and experiences you need to make your mark in television. Recognised with the Creative Skillset Tick of approval, GCU's MA TV Fiction Writing masters degree is the only full-time masters degree focusing solely on writing TV drama for the UK.

Created in close collaboration with industry to maximise your employment opportunities, the MATV masters degree from Glasgow Caledonian University provides you with a full range of industry experiences and supports you in developing your own original drama.

There are four main strands to this Masters:
Story and Script Techniques; Writing for Existing Long Running TV Drama; Creating Original TV Drama; Researching TV Drama Markets.

Entry Requirements

A 2:2 UK Honours degree and evidence of creative writing experience.

You will also be required to attend and pass an interview and test as part of the application process. The test will consist of a previously unseen scripting exercise conducted under class test conditions.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Faculty

Glasgow School for Business and Society

Department

Social Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing