The Creative Writing option is designed for students who wish to write as well as study fiction, poetry, plays, or media scripts. Exposure to traditional and recent literature is also of significant value for anyone seeking to master the forms and conventions of writing creatively for the literary marketplace.
This option consists of 45 units, 31 of which must be taken in the upper division, including the following:
Take all of the following:
Take one of the following:
Take the following:
Take nine units from the following: ENGL 404, 405, 406, 407, 499
Take three classes chosen from the following classes in recent literature, literary genres, and literary criticism: ENGL 385, 386, 459, 466, 467A/B, 469, 474, 475, 476A/B, 477A/B, 478, 479
Take electives to make up a total of 45 units chosen from the classes listed above and/or any upper-division English courses.