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ENG 204B: Introduction to Creative Writing (Poetry) (3 credits)

Course Description

English 204B Introduction to Creative Writing (Poetry) introduces students to the basic practices and principles involved in the writing and publication of poems. (3 hours lecture )

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

Recommended Preparation: Students should possess a strong foundational knowledge of grammar, word usage, and punctuation. Additionally, students must be able to accept constructive criticism from peers and the instructor.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

  • Create original poems that reflect a skillful use of literary devices, forms, and conventions.
  • Analyze poems written by peers and published authors.
  • Propose and employ feedback in the writing workshop model.
  • Evaluate and submit poems for publication.

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