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ENGL& 237 - Creative Writing II

Credits: 5
Develops skills in using techniques for writing poetry (metaphor and simile, use of diction, irony, imagery, sound, and structure) and develops skills in using techniques for writing fiction (generating ideas; controlling viewpoint; and exploring development of theme, tone, symbols, and style).

Enrollment Requirement: ENGL& 236 .

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 a range of styles by refining and elaborating on skills developed in an introductory creative writing course.
  2. Apply strategies, literary concepts, and critical theories drawn from a range of established writers in composing and revising original works. 
  3. Generate and respond to peer feedback in a collaborative and recursive writing process.
  4. Survey and compare outlets for publishing in alignment with your author identity and readership, such as literary journals, small/micro presses, chapbooks, digital media, and/or self-publishing.
  5. Differentiate between the various processes and roles within the publishing profession, including author representation, developmental editing, copyediting, distribution, and promotion.
  6. Become familiar with literary websites, awards, readings, workshops, and publication opportunities, and submit manuscripts for publication or performance.

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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