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Research for Creative Writing

Postgraduate | MAQ-ENGX8090 | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
18 weeks
Start dates
19 Feb 2024

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Research for Creative Writing

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to

    1. Analyse and evaluate different readerships and audiences for specific genres of writing..
    2. Locate and appropriately document scholarly and professional industry research relevant to the genre of writing.
    3. Use advanced critical thinking and writing skills to devise and produce a work of critical research.
    4. Communicate the value and significance of the research.
    5. Reflect upon how research applies to your own creative writing practice.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • MAQ-MCW-MAS-2024 - Master of Creative Writing


Admission to Master of Creative Writing.
NCCW (pre-2020 units) LIT809

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Creative Writing

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