B.F.A. in writing

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 30 hours

  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • DSGN 105 Visual Design Systems
  • DSGN 204 Design III: Time
  • DSGN 210 Advanced Practices in Color and Design
  • DSGN 115 Creative Thinking Strategies
  • Studio elective

General education: 60 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • CTXT 121 Visual Culture in Context: Caves to Cathedrals
  • CTXT 122 Visual Culture in Context: Age of Exploration to Postmodernity
  • ENGL 123 Ink to Ideas: Critical Concepts in Literature and Writing
  • ENGL 145 World Masterpieces
  • ARTH 265 Survey of New Media Art
  • ARLH or ARTH elective
  • General education elective
  • General education elective
  • Mathematics/natural sciences elective
  • Social/behavioral sciences elective

Major curriculum: 80 hours

  • WRIT 101 Reading as Writers
  • CREA 162 Fiction Writing I: Elements of Fiction
  • WRIT 177 Nonfiction Writing I: Exploration of the Genre
  • WRIT 205 Writing for the Arts
  • WRIT 210 Promotional Writing
  • WRIT 255 Business and Professional Writing
  • CREA 262 Fiction Writing II: Conflict and Character in the Novel
  • WRIT 277 Nonfiction Writing II: Elements of Creative Nonfiction
  • WRIT 345 News Writing and Editing
  • WRIT 355 Writing for New Media I: Digital Communication
  • WRIT 385 Magazine Journalism
  • WRIT 455 Writing for New Media II: Ethical and Cultural Significance
  • WRIT 479 Writing Internship
  • WRIT 480 Writing Portfolio
  • 300-level CREA, ENGL or WRIT elective
  • 300- or 400-level WRIT elective or CLC 580 Collaboration

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • Free elective
  • Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours