ENGL& 237: Creative Writing II

Credits 5 Lecture hours per quarter 55
Quarter Offered
Distribution List
Academic Elective

Advanced creative writing using workshop approach. Genres offered vary by quarter and instructor. This class may include students from multiple sections. (Elective)


ENGL& 236 or instructor permission

  1. Compose beginning works in poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, drama, and/or other genres.
  2. Demonstrate an ability to participate in workshops by giving and received substantive feedback.
  3. Demonstrate an ability to revise works in response to workshop feedback and personal choice.
  4. Construct a portfolio of 15-30 pages of polished work.
  5. Analyze creative work by professional writers.
  6. Demonstrate good listening skills and tolerate different viewpoints.