eng340 | undergraduate
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Creative Writing Techniques: Structuring Fiction
- Examine the elements of plot and how it creates attention.
- Differentiate the elements of voice and personality to develop character.
- Distinguish how dialogue creates character.
- Examine the purpose of fiction.
- Discuss the types of fiction.
- Describe how setting is the necessary backdrop for storytelling.
Creative Writing Techniques: Nonfiction
- Examine the purpose of nonfiction.
- Distinguish the writing styles of nonfiction.
- Analyze creativity in writing nonfiction.
- Discuss the types of nonfiction.
- Understand the importance of gathering and researching information in nonfiction.
Creative Writing Techniques: The Fusion of Form
- Analyze how form and function change meaning.
- Review elements that make up creative writing.
- Analyze how revision defines the final form.
- Distinguish creative writing styles across genres.
Creative Writing Techniques: Writing Poetry
- Discuss the structure of poetry.
- Examine the purpose of poetry.
- Analyze how figurative language enhances imagination.
- Compare diction and word selection in interpreting and writing poetry.
- Discuss how rhythm creates the emotional tone of poetry.
Creative Writing Fundamentals: The Writing Process
- Examine points of inspiration in the creative process.
- Identify the appropriate voice, tone, and style appropriate to genre.
- Illustrate the use of images and symbols to promote creativity in writing.
- Describe the necessity of identifying the perspective and point of view.
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