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Winter 2022
Jan 28,2022
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CRWR 241 - Introduction to Creative Writing: Fiction
This course is an introduction to the principles and practice of writing, editing, and publishing short fiction. Students will focus on such elements as character, conflict, plot, point of view, setting, theme, dialogue, and tone both through the study of exemplary short fiction and through creating their own short stories that might then be entered in contests or sent off for publication. Students can expect to write two to three stories as well as other exercises such as textual analysis and peer reviews. Workshop discussions may be used along with instructor feedback to guide revision and editing of student work.
4.000 Credit hours
40.000 TO 48.000 Lecture hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lecture

Arts & Humanities Division
Writing/Literature Department

Course Attributes:
Tuition, Arts and Letters

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

Credit level WR 121 Minimum Grade of P or Credit level WR 121_H Minimum Grade of P or WR 121 at Prev College P or WR 121 at Prev College P or AP Language & Composition 3 or English A Literature Standard 4 or English A Literature High 4 or English A Literature Lang Stnd 4 or English A Literature Lang High 4

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