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2022-2023 Catalog 
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ENGL& 236 - Creative Writing I

Credits: 5
A discussion and application of the principles and techniques used in writing fiction and poetry. Development of analytical skills to enhance the writing of fiction and poetry. Includes readings of sample fiction and poetry.

Satisfies Requirement: Humanities/Fine Arts/English
Course Fee: $2.00

Course Outcomes:
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:

  1. Create original written work in multiple genres-such as poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and/or others-that achieves its expressive purpose and engages its reader.  
  2. Employ a variety of creative devices, including plot, characterization, setting, sound, imagery, and figurative language as the genre demands. 
  3. Analyze contemporary literature from diverse cultural and aesthetic contexts for concerns of craft, genre expectations, and creative expression.  

Program Outcomes
Produce effective written communication, which demonstrates critical thinking; writing and research processes; and knowledge of genres for workplace, expository, or research writing.

College-wide Outcomes
  • Written Communication - Written Communication encompasses all the abilities necessary for effective expression of thoughts, feelings, and ideas in written form.

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