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01104 Creative Writing

Creative Writing offers a broad survey of fictional and nonfictional forms of writing techniques and skills, and practice in original writings, peer review, and revision. Students will write in a variety of forms, including autobiography, poetry, drama, fiction, creative nonfiction, and digital storytelling. Students produce a portfolio of work, which includes reflections on the writing process, a biography, and revised student work.

Prerequisites

  • None

Course Texts and Materials

Required

  • Sorry, Wrong Number by Lucille Fletcher (a link to the complete text is provided within the course, but access to a print copy is recommended)

Important Considerations for Assigned Readings

Terms Offered

Offered in two half-credit semesters:

  • 01104 Creative Writing Sem 1 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 1 (fall, 18 weeks)
    • Fall Block, Semester 1 (early fall, 9 weeks)
    • Spring Block, Semester 1 (early spring, 9 weeks)
    • Summer Session, Semester 1 (first 3 weeks)
  • 01104 Creative Writing Sem 2 (0.5 cr)
    • Full Year, Semester 2 (spring, 18 weeks)
    • Fall Block, Semester 2 (late fall, 9 weeks)
    • Spring Block, Semester 2 (late spring, 9 weeks)
    • Summer Session, Semester 2 (second 3 weeks)
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