Course List

Creative Writing-Fiction -

CRWR 215 A

Instructor: Dr. Paul Hanstedt
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to writing the short story. Students will receive responses to their writing from their peers and from the instructor. Students will also read and discuss works by notable fiction writers. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Creative Writing-Poetry -

CRWR 216 A

Instructor: Dr. Robert D. Schultz
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to writing poetry. Students will receive responses to their writing from their peers and from the instructor. Students will also read and discuss works by notable poets. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Forms and Genres -

CRWR 330 A

Instructor: Dr. Melanie Almeder
Block: E1
Time: M/W 5:45PM-7:15PM
Term: 2014FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, CRWR-215 and 216

Catalog Description:

The study of poetry and prose structures in order to analyze how creative works are crafted, with special attention to the ways contemporary works respond to traditional forms. Students will read and discuss works by major authors and will experiment with forms by creating orginal works in both poetry and prose. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Senior Seminar I -

CRWR 411 E

Instructor: Dr. Melanie Almeder
Time: T 6:30PM-9:30PM
Term: 2014FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, CRWR-215, 216; and one from 315, 316, or 317

Catalog Description:

The first part of a two-term capstone for majors in Creative Writing, this course draws together students who have previously written and studied poetry, fiction, and perhaps other genres. Discussion will focus on careful reading of significant texts in a variety of genres, periods, and national literatures. In response, students will produce orginal work in their chosen genre(s). (1) 6 hrs/wk.