Creative Writing minor

Creative Writing minor

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Students explore fiction, poetry and other forms of creative expression. Intimate writing workshops enable students to refine their work for submission to publications within and beyond the university.

  • ENGL 124 Composition and Literature
  • — Directed elective*
  • — Directed elective*
  • — Directed elective†
  • — Directed elective‡
  • — Directed elective§
  • — Directed elective§
  • — Directed elective§

Total course of study: 40 hours

* Choose one of the following: CREA 157 Poetry Writing I: Elements of Poetry, CREA 162 Fiction Writing I: Elements of Fiction, CREA 178 The Short Story, ENGL 180 Writing Fundamentals for Screen and Stage, or WRIT 177 Nonfiction Writing I.
† Choose one of the following: CREA 257 Poetry Writing II: Imagination and Metaphor, CREA 262 Fiction Writing II: Conflict and Character, FILM 215 Screenwriting, MPRA 215 Playwriting, or WRIT 277 Nonfiction Writing II.
‡ Choose one of the following: CREA 357 Poetry Writing III: Voice and Vision, CREA 362 Fiction Writing III: Voice and Revision, FILM 315 Advanced Screenwriting, MPRA 315 Advanced Playwriting, or WRIT 377 Nonfiction Writing III.
§ Choose one of the following: ADVE 204 Creative Copywriting, CREA 157 Poetry Writing I: Elements of Poetry, CREA 178 The Short Story, CREA 257 Poetry Writing II: Imagination and Metaphor, CREA 262 Fiction Writing II: Conflict and Character, CREA 357 Poetry Writing III: Voice and Vision, CREA 362 Fiction Writing III: Voice and Revision, FILM 215 Screenwriting, FILM 315 Advanced Screenwriting, MPRA 315 Advanced Playwriting, SEQA 244 Comic Book Scripting, WRIT 177 Nonfiction Writing I, WRIT 277 Nonfiction Writing II, WRIT 377 Nonfiction Writing III, or any course with the ENGL subject code except ENGL 123 Composition.