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ENG 210 Introduction to Fiction Writing
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall  2014
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only

Description: An introduction to the craft of fiction writing taught through writing exercises and the writing of original short fiction, emphasizing readings in literary/contemporary fiction.

Prerequisites: ENG101

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Analysis Level) Analyze and discuss published examples of literary/contemporary fiction.
2. (Comprehension Level) Identify and describe the unique characteristics of non-genre character-driven literary fiction.
3. (Analysis Level) Identify and analyze literary concepts and techniques, such as characterization, imagery, voice, setting, point of view, narration and description.
4. (Application Level) Employ the writing process in crafting short fiction pieces.
5. (Analysis Level) Critique and assess other students' written work to provide constructive suggestions for improvement.
6. (Synthesis Level) Compose original works of literary short fiction.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation