Jul 20, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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EH 209 - Creative Writing

Credits: (4 credits)

A workshop course for students who wish to express themselves imaginatively in poetry, fiction, and drama. Students also learn about manuscript preparation and identify possible markets for their writing.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to do the following:

  1.  Compose effective poetry (in several genres), short stories, the text for children’s picture books, and short drama;
  2.  Offer and accept constructive criticism;
  3.  Evaluate the effectiveness of poetry, fiction, and drama;
  4.  Identify appropriate markets for your work;
  5.  Prepare manuscripts in a form suitable for submission to a publisher;
  6.  Present a formal reading of your work.
Requirements include a formal reading and submission of a manuscript to a publisher.

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