This program concentrates on the development of creative writing and editing skills to prepare students to apply to a program in creative writing, submit a manuscript for publication or work in the publishing field. In order to be admitted into the certificate program students must take ENGL 111 or be granted permission.
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in at least one form of creative writing (poetry, fiction, memoir).
- Employ the conventions of different forms of creative writing.
- Demonstrate proficiency in editing and publishing skills.
CORE REQUIREMENTS: (12 HRS.)
ENGL 290 Creative Writing Portfolio (3)
Choose 3 of the following:
ENGL 221 Beginning Creative Writing – Fiction (3)
ENGL 222 Creative Writing – Poetry (3)
ENGL 225 Intermediate Creative Writing – Fiction (3)
ENGL 227 The Memoir and Personal Essay (3)
ENGL 232 Intermediate Creative Writing Poetry (3)
ENGL 298 Literary Magazine Internship (3)
RELATED REQUIREMENTS: (6 HRS.)
ARTS 151L Creative Expression (3)
BART 165L Book Arts (3)
ENGL 120 Writing Creatively (3)
ENGL 228 Creative Nonfiction: Writing on Location (3)
ENGL Any 200-level literature course (3)
FILM 175 Screenwriting I (3)
MART 123 Adobe InDesign (3)
NOTE: See First-Year Student Success Course Requirement on Page 8.
TOTAL 18 CREDITS MIN.