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ENG 200 Introduction to Creative Writing
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: An introduction to the craft of writing the literary forms of creative nonfiction, poetry, and fiction, emphasizing readings, writing exercises, and the composition of original, short literary creative nonfiction, poetry, and fiction for a literary audience. Prerequisite: RDG094.

Prerequisites: RDG094

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Identify and describe the unique characteristics of literary poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction. (CSLO 2)
2. (Comprehension Level) Identify and describe literary concepts and techniques, such as characterization, imagery, voice, setting and storytelling. (CSLO 2)
3. (Analysis Level) Analyze and discuss published examples of literary creative nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. (CSLO 4)
4. (Application Level) Employ the writing process to make improvements in poetry, short fiction and creative nonfiction pieces. (CSLO 2)
5. (Evaluation Level) Critique and assess other students' written work to provide constructive suggestions for improvement. (CSLO 1, 2, 3, & 4)
6. (Synthesis Level) Compose short, original works of literary poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction. (CSLO 2 & 4)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation