Do you love taking people on a journey with the written word?
Are you fascinated by exploring and analysing the texts of the past?
Explore style and genre, media, and the demands of readers, editors and publishers.
You develop your skills as a writer, testing your creative ideas in an environment that challenges, critiques and supports you as you go.
At Griffith we have a track record of success with many graduates going on to become published writers, winning or being shortlisted for major writing prizes.
Our graduates leave with advanced imaginative and critical abilities, plus practical and vocational literary writing skills.‘After a stint in the newsroom, I move into producing which ultimately set the course for my career in the media communications field.’ Both worked in a variety of journalism/PR roles before establishing their passion project Pineapple PR in 2014.The fast growth of Pineapple PR attracted the attention of national brand experience agency The Red Republic, and in 2017 they successfully underwent a business merger, resulting in rebranding to The Pineapple Republic.You’ll explore and gain insights into some of the most exciting contemporary literature in drama, poetry or fiction, and you’ll appreciate the context of British, Australian and American historical literary works.You’ll refine your craft and specialisation in areas including fiction, non-fiction, short stories, poetry or screenplays.The Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing has opened up a whole new world for him, says Isaac Waetford.Pick a second major that can inform your writing, Isaac advises other students.Creative writing at Griffith is the degree for you.You’ll learn from industry experts and award-winning professionals who delight in encouraging your creativity.You’ll be given a well-rounded understanding of experimental writing, popular genres and writings across cultures.You’ll have the chance to take classes that encourage you to learn editorial practice and its application, in particular the developmental intervention necessary to bring a variety of texts to publication standard in print or digital formats.