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Creative Writing - Place, Travel, Movement

12 days
585 GBP/full
585 GBP/full
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In the Creative Writing - Place, Travel, Movement course of The University Of Nottingham Malaysia, led by writing faculty from Malaysia’s first Creative Writing programme – the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus undergraduate ‘English with Creative Writing’ degree – we engage in a variety of forms of reading and writing practice.


About this course

Activities include creative and analytical responses to published works, writing exercises in fiction and creative non-fiction, and revision and review of work written in the course of the Summer School. 

The Creative Writing - Place, Travel, Movement course of The University Of Nottingham Malaysia is an intensive programme, presupposing existing experience and commitment to creative writing.


  • To guide students in the practice of the process of writing, developing their skills in writing
  • Reading to develop an awareness of literary contexts and creative and aesthetic possibilities.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the module you should have knowledge and understanding of:

  • some elements of fiction, including character, narrative and point of view
  • the process of using notebooks for creative compositions and revisions.

Intellectual skills

  • aesthetic perspectives on writing
  • creative perspectives on writing
  • the ability to edit one’s writing

Professional skills

  • the ability to develop work in progress through discussion with others
  • the ability to contextualise writing

Transferable skills

  • the ability to reflect on progress
  • the ability to respond to peer criticism

Programme Structure

Topics include:

  • Grounding Your Story
  • Finding Your Story
  • On Diction, Tone, Imagery
  • On Point of View
  • Writing about Place
  • Thinking about Space

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 days

Start dates & application deadlines

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Pre-University participants who are interested in taking a Level 2 module will be considered on a case to case basis.Applicants eligible to apply will be :

  • Pre-University, undergraduates, postgraduates and academics from any institutions worldwide.
  • Working adults who are not currently enrolled in any academic programme are also welcome to apply.
  • All the programmes are delivered in English and students are expected to have good English language ability * IELTS or other English language certificates will be considered.
  • You must be aged 18 or over.
  • Formal academic requirements not necessary.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    585 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 585 GBP for the full programme during 12 days.
  • National

    585 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 585 GBP for the full programme during 12 days.
  • The two-week programme costs RM3200 per person (approximately GBP 585) 

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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