Writing Fiction

Writing Fiction
Creation of style and technique in prose fiction; discipline and practice of the writer.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesENGL 218R; or instructor's consent.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining ENGL 318R
Course Outcomes

Effort, Discipline, and Knowledge

Demonstrate effort and discipline in crafting fiction and display a knowledge of its conventions.

Reading Literary Models Analytically

Read fiction models analytically, with an eye to authorial intention and technique and be able to articulate the same.

Grammar, Punctuation, and Style

Use correct grammar, punctuation, and an appropriate style in fiction.

Successful Writing using Literary Models

Write a variety of fiction using literary models and following explicit instructions from the teacher.

Revising, Editing, and Sharing

Revise intelligently, edit carefully, and share one's work with others in the class.