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ENG 204A: Introduction to Creative Writing (Fiction) (3 credits)

Course Description

English 204A Introduction to Creative Writing (fiction) introduces students to the basic practices and principles involved in the writing and publication of short stories and novels. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in ENG 100, or consent of instructor.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • View the world as a writer, with an eye for detail and an ear for dialogue.
  • Exercise the imagination as a tool for creation.
  • Write short stories or novels.
  • Submit writing for publication.
  • Gain and deliver useful writing feedback.

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