Creative Writing, Minor - CRWR

Minor Requirements (18 Hours)

ENWR 202Introduction to Creative Writing3
Select two of the following:6
Creative Nonfiction Workshop
Fiction Workshop
Poetry Workshop
Select two of the following:6
Advanced Creative Non-Fiction Workshop
Advanced Fiction Writing Workshop
Advanced Poetry Writing Workshop
Advanced Workshop in Flash and Micros
Advanced Workshop in Formal Constraints
Advanced Workshop in Writing the Body
Select one of the following not used to satisfy any of the above requirements:3
Tourist or Traveler: Travel Writing in the New Millennium
Writing Children's Books
Topics in Writing (approved sections)
Rhetoric
Creative Nonfiction Workshop
Fiction Workshop
Poetry Workshop
Playwriting
Topics in Writing
Advanced Creative Non-Fiction Workshop
Advanced Fiction Writing Workshop
Advanced Poetry Writing Workshop
Advanced Workshop in Flash and Micros
Advanced Workshop in Formal Constraints
Advanced Workshop in Writing the Body
Topics in Writing
Total Credits18

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

Students will:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of plot, structure, and conventions of genre in creative works;
  • Identify and apply theoretical and craft frameworks, including intersectional feminist analytic perspectives;
  • Write clearly and imaginatively, demonstrating competence in poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction; and exhibiting proficiency in workshop and revision;
  • Connect training in creative writing to professional, public, and/or community contexts; and
  • Synthesize learning across the major, by successfully planning, executing, revising and completing a substantial creative writing project.