How the Creative Writing Programs Work?

MINOR or CERTIFICATE* in CREATIVE WRITING 30 units (10 courses)

ENG 2301 The Writing Process (3 units)

9 course units (3 courses) from:

ENG 2303 Introduction to Writing Prose Fiction
ENG 2304 Introduction to Writing Poetry
ENG 2305 Introduction to Writing Creative Non-fiction
ENG 2306 Introduction to Writing for Stage and Screen
ENG 2307 Writing with Visuals: An Introduction
ENG 2370 Writing for Digital Media I: Fundamentals of Digital Literacy

9 course units (3 courses) from:

ENG 3164 Advanced Workshop in Poetry
ENG 3170 Writing for Digital Media II
ENG 3303 Advanced Workshop in Prose Fiction
ENG 3305 Advanced Workshop in Creative Non-fiction
ENG 3306 Advanced Workshop in Scriptwriting
ENG 3307 Advanced Workshop in Comics and Graphic Fiction
ENG 4397 Advanced Workshop in Creative Writing: Selected Genres

3 course units (1 course) from*:

ENG 3105 Book History: Theories and Methods
ENG 3107 Literature and Visual Culture: Theories and Approaches ENG 3111 Poetics
ENG 3112 Narrative Genres: Theories and Approaches
ENG 3375 Critical Theory

6 course units (2 courses) of optional English courses at the 2000 or 3000 level

*English Major and English Honours Students can count the following courses towards this requirement: ENG 2303, ENG 2304, ENG 2305, ENG 2306, ENG 2307 ENG 2370, ENG 3164, ENG 3170, ENG 3303, ENG 3305, ENG 3306, ENG 4397.

Recommended Course Sequence

OPTION in CREATIVE WRITING

 
ENG 2301 The Writing Process (3 units)

6 course units (2 courses) from:

ENG 2303 Introduction to Writing Prose Fiction
ENG 2304 Introduction to Writing Poetry
ENG 2305 Introduction to Writing Creative Non-fiction
ENG 2306 Introduction to Writing for Stage and Screen
ENG 2307 Writing with Visuals: An Introduction
ENG 2370 Writing for Digital Media I: Fundamentals of Digital Literacy

6 course units (2 courses) from:

ENG 3164 Advanced Workshop in Poetry
ENG 3170 Writing for Digital Media II
ENG 3303 Advanced Workshop in Prose Fiction
ENG 3305 Advanced Workshop in Creative Non-fiction
ENG 3306 Advanced Workshop in Scriptwriting
ENG 3307 Advanced Workshop in Comics and Graphic Fiction
ENG 4397 Advanced Workshop in Creative Writing: Selected Genres

 

*The Certificate will be available for the Fall 2020 term

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