I. Catalog Course Description
Prerequisites: ENG102 or consent of instructor
Teaches fiction writing in a workshop setting. Includes lectures and discussion of plot, character, style, and elements of fiction. Students are required to produce several works of short fiction.
II: Course Objectives
Upon completion of this course the students should be able to:
- Recognize the various elements of fiction writing and their relation to narrative structure
- Provide constructive editorial comment
- Appreciate the craftsmanship of well-written fiction
- Apply certain techniques to writing to continue to improve skills and to find new approaches to writing fiction
III: Course Linkage
This course addresses the following Student Learning Objectives of the General Education Mission by ensuring that successful students:
- Are able to demonstrate college level reading, writing, and oral communication skills.
- Possess adequate problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
- Can engage in meaningful self assessments and work effectively with others.
- Utilize effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
- Have knowledge of the subject matter to a level that is appropriate to the emphasis of their degree.
- Develop and improve their creative abilities.
- Appreciate the need for continuing education and lifelong learning.
- Will succeed at transfer institutions.
Scheduled ENG-221 classes:
There are currently no ENG-221 classes scheduled for this term.