Graduate Certificate of Writing and Literature

Deakin University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 083987J

Level of study: Graduate Certificates

Summary

Kick start your writing career by applying for Deakin's postgraduate course, the Graduate Certificate of Writing and Literature.

Course overview

Turn your love for reading and writing into a successful career with the Graduate Certificate of Writing and Literature. Get an introduction to the craft and conventions of creative writing, professional writing and publishing, and use this course as a stepping stone into the Master of Arts (Writing and Literature).

Ready to explore the work of great authors while developing your own writing skills?

If you’re looking to change the narrative of your career, the Graduate Certificate of Writing and Literature gives you the skills and practical experience you need to take the next step. Discover how to make your words stand out from the sea of content that exists in today’s digital age and gain a deep understanding of the theory and craft stemming from traditional literature. The course attracts a diverse group of students with a shared passion for writing, from authors to marketers, lawyers to teachers, all striving to become confident writers and brilliant communicators.

Course structure

To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate of Writing and Literature, students must successfully complete 4 credit points of study comprised of:

2 credit points of core units;
1 credit point of Writing units;
1 credit point of Literature units;

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
16,300 Per Year Expected Mar 2023
Expected Jul 2023
0.5 years
Read moreThis course is 0.5 years full-time duration or equivalent.

Full time
Deakin University
Melbourne Burwood Campus
221 Burwood Highway
Melbourne Victoria 3125
Australia
16,300 Per Year Expected Mar 2023
Expected Jul 2023
0.5 years
Read moreThis course is 0.5 years full-time duration or equivalent.

Online study
Deakin University
Melbourne Burwood Campus
221 Burwood Highway
Melbourne Victoria 3125
Australia

Entry criteria

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • a Bachelor degree in any discipline OR
  • At least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent)

English Language Requirements:

IELTS: Overall 6.5 No band lower than 6

TOEFL IBT: 79 Writing 21; TOEFL PBT: 577 Writing 4.5

C1 PROFICIENCY and C2 PROFICIENCY: 176 No band less than 169

PTE: 58 No less than 50 in each skill

OET: Overall C+

DUELI EAP PROGRAM: EAP 4 (60%)

Address

Deakin University
Melbourne Burwood Campus
221 Burwood Highway
Melbourne Victoria 3125
Australia
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