Writing Poetry

Writing Poetry
Creation of style and technique in poetry; discipline and practice of the poet.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesENGL 218R; or instructor's consent.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 OfferedIndependent Study also.
 ProgramsContaining ENGL 319R
Course Outcomes

Effort, Discipline, and Knowledge

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

Reading Literary Models Analytically

Read poetry 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 poetry.

Successful Writing using Literary Models

Write a variety of poems 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.