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ENGL 442. Advanced Creative Writing: Fiction

Credits: 3
Department: English
Description: The writing of fiction at the advanced level.
Prerequisites: ENGL 342
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Investigate representative texts and writers within the genre.
2. Refine, through reading and practice, their knowledge of the vocabulary of craft, including the effective use of significant/concrete detail, scene, dialogue, narrative, structure, figurative language, time, point of view and prose rhythm.
3. Experiment with and imagine new subjects and structures for their work.
4. Develop, revise, and rewrite their own work in the genre.
5. Evaluate, consider, and respond to the work of their peers in group workshop.
6. Assess their own progress and writing process as writers within the genre.

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