The writing concentration is focused on delivering students a complement of writing classes that are comprehensive in their approach and practical for students’ careers. Students will learn feature writing, creative writing, and how to find and use relevant research. They’ll learn how to identify their audience, pitch stories, edit articles and write for newspapers. Our hands-on, technical writing courses are also a focus of this concentration.
|4-6 Courses, Selected from the Following: * indicates required classes|
|*||COM 245||Writing for Electronic Media|
|ENG 111||Topics in Contemporary Writing|
|ENG 205||Advanced Composition|
|or ENG 113||Research Writing|
|ENG 215||Creative Writing: Fiction|
|or ENG 216||Creative Writing: Poetry|
|ENG 311||Technical Writing|
|ENG 343||Feature Writing|
|*||Two Practicum: ENG 221 – Cabinet Newspaper, ENG 223 – Literary Chimes|
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