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CRWR 101

Introduction to Creative Writing







English 12 with a passing grade on the B.C. provincial exam, and an overall grade of C+, or English 099 with a 'S' grade, or a minimum score of 60 on the writing component of the CAEL, or a minimum score of 6.5 on the I.E.L.T.S. with a minimum score of 6 on the writing component of this test, or a minimum score of 4 overall on the L.P.I., or a minimum score of 86 (min. 20 of each section) on the TOEFL iBT, or acceptable achievement on Coquitlam College University English Assessment Test.


In this course students will exercise their creativity while developing their writing skills. The workshop approach will encourage students to write in a range of genres including poetry and fiction, and to share and discuss their work with fellow students. Students will also be introduced to local journals and magazines as well as to the concept of chapbook production. Additionally, some attention will be devoted to developing technical skills in order to produce a publication at the end of the course.

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