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ENGL1014: Creative Writing

Creative writing, reading and thinking are core skills. This unit offers a practical and critical introduction to the development of a reflective creative writing practice across a range of different literary forms. Students will be guided through the process of generating ideas, drafting, workshopping, editing and revision to produce a portfolio of creative writing. The unit will emphasise creative writing as a dynamic mode of engaging with forms and ideas.

Code ENGL1014
Academic unit English
Credit points 6

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. understand and pursue your own creative writing practice as a means of developing a portfolio of creative work
  • LO2. demonstrate critical reflection about your creative writing and practice
  • LO3. participate in the workshop environment as a valuable form of teamwork by learning to respond constructively to other’s work and suggestions
  • LO4. refine your writing through attentive listening, reading, drafting and revision
  • LO5. demonstrate awareness of reading and writing across a range of different literary forms.