Clearing: English, Writing and Journalism

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Use our simple online form to tell us about yourself and our Course Advisors will get in touch to discuss your Clearing application options and take you through them.

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You can call us on our Clearing hotline number below to speak to a Course Advisor who can chat through your options. 

Call us: +44 (0)1326 213730

From Monday 22 August, our hotline hours are 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, or fill in our Clearing form and we'll call you back.

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Creative Writing - 2023

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Experiment with all forms of writing to find your passion and develop your writing voice. Explore au...

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English & Creative Writing BA(Hons)

Join a celebration of literature and writing. You’ll read critically and widely, learning about hi...

English & Creative Writing BA(Hons)
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Creative Writing BA(Hons) (Online)

Whether you dream of penning novels, writing for games, creating compelling digital campaigns or wri...

Creative Writing BA(Hons) (Online)
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Journalism & Creative Writing BA(Hons)

Kick-start your career as a writer, learning how to analyse, practise and publish all forms of journ...

Journalism & Creative Writing BA(Hons)

Why Falmouth?

Collaborate across the creative sector to produce future-facing original work in new high-end facilities. Learn from staff with expertise from publications like the Guardian, Private Eye, The Bookseller, The Big Issue, the Daily Telegraph, and Agence France-Presse. And gain industry insights through our visiting speakers, Writers in Residence programme and placement opportunities. 

Inspiration in residence

As well as offering opportunities to connect with industry leaders through visiting speakers, placements and the chance to work on live projects, we also run a Writers in Residence programme, which brings acclaimed writers – including Matt Haig, Alice Oswald and Wyl Menmuir – to your doorstep. 

Our Writers in Residence

Industry-standard media facilities

With a fully equipped digital newsroom, recording studios with Newswire access and podcasting facilities and a dedicated Writers Room for workshops and events, you'll have all the tools you need to hone your creative craft.   

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High prospects

Our School of Communication has a 40-year reputation for producing top flight journalists. Alumni have gone on to work with the likes of the BBC, Virgin EMI Records and Creative Assembly, and have penned critically acclaimed novels, screenplays and poetry. 

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Meet the students fighting for industry equality

Our students are creating inspiring work that's changing the industry for the better.

Find out how five Falmouth students teamed up to secure a BBC commission and create impactful work within their sector. 

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Further information & support

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Student Funding

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Widening Participation & Outreach

Discover how we can support students to access higher education.

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Accommodation for Clearing Applicants

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Student Support

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Clearing 2022

Now's the time to apply through Clearing. Start your journey towards studying at Falmouth. ...

Clearing 2022

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Fill in our simple online form and one of our friendly Course Advisors will get in touch to talk you through your options for September 2022.

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