2017-18 Catalog

Publication date June 2017

Creative Writing Minor

Writing minor restriction

(All colleges. English education (Early Adolescence-Adolescence) majors may declare this minor, but it is not eligible for teacher certification.)

18 credits

ENG 305Creative Writing 13
Select three credits of the following:3
Foundations for Literary Studies
Prose Style and Editing
Writing for Stage and Screen
Literary Journal Production and Publication
History of the English Language
Modern English Grammars
The Rhetorics of Style
Linguistics and Literature
Creative Nonfiction
Introduction to Teaching Writing
Topics in Linguistics
Select six credits of the following:6
Writing Tutor Practicum
Intermediate Topics in Literature
Introduction to Linguistics
Pedagogical Approaches to Young Adult Literature
The Essay
The Novel
The Short Story
Studies in Film Literature
European Literature in Translation
World Literature
Old and Middle English Literature
English Renaissance
Shakespeare I
Shakespeare II
Restoration and 18th Century British Literature
19th Century British Literature
British Literature After 1900
Early American Literature
Nineteenth Century American Literature
American Literature After 1900
Literature of American Ethnic and Minority Cultures
American Indian Literature
Latino Literature in English
Women Authors
Individual Projects
Teaching and Learning English in the Secondary School
Writing Portfolio
Topics in Critical Theory
Seminar in Advanced Fiction Writing
Seminar in Advanced Poetry Writing
Chinese Discourse
Literature and Environmental Action
Forms of Fiction
Forms of Poetry
English Internship
Seminar in British Literature
British Romanticism (1770-1830)
Victorian Poets
Post-Colonial Anglophone Literatures
Seminar in American Literature
American Romanticism
American Realism
Fiction and Nonfiction of Richard Wright
African American Essay and Short Story
20th Century African American Novels
Seminar in Literature and Culture
Advanced Study of Women's Literature
Capstone: Literary Studies
Advanced Topics in Literature
Advanced Study of Major Authors
Seminar in Writing and Rhetoric Studies
Select three credits of the following
ENG 446Forms of Fiction3
or ENG 449 Forms of Poetry
Select three credits of the following
ENG 416Seminar in Advanced Fiction Writing3
or ENG 417 Seminar in Advanced Poetry Writing
Total Credits18

Prior to enrolling in the remaining courses in the minor, students must meet with a creative writing advisor.

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