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BA (Hons) Social and Cultural History & Creative Writing with foundation year

Social and Cultural History & Creative Writing with foundation year


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1st in Wales

for student satisfaction*

1st in the UK

for overall satisfaction*


Year of entry: 2021

UCAS Tariff: 48

Duration: 4 YRS (FT)

Institution code: G53

Location: Wrexham

Why choose this course?


This degree is for anyone who wishes to combine the practical mechanics of writing with a solid underpinning of historical knowledge and context. 

The programme will:

  • give you awareness of publishing requirements and market need so you’ll know how the literary industry works and what’s needed to satisfy editors
  • The Foundation Year in Humanities will introduce students to a diverse range of themes and activities from the disciplines of History, English Literature, Creative Writing, Theatre and Media

You will:

  • *study in a subject area rated 1st in the UK for student satisfaction in the Complete University Guide 2022
  • learn how to write poetry, prose and for radio and screen for both children and adults 
  • be able to perfect your writing skills alongside the investigative skills of a historian, studying diverse topics from a wide range of historical periods, developing key skills such as research, analysis and communication
  • benefit from a completely supportive study environment with a team of lecturers who have close links to the writing world.


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