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Creative Writing Minor

Program Description for Creative Writing

Minor: Creative Writing

Minor: Creative Writing (15 credits)

In this program, students will develop their creative talents by analyzing the work of both canonical and non-canonical writers; understanding and imitating those writer's techniques and styles; developing and revising work for peer review; critiquing one another's work in workshop- style courses; and preparing work for submission to recognized journals and contests.
A grade of C or better is required for all minor courses.


Category A (3-6 credits)
Students may choose at least one and up to two of the following:

  • CRW 2000 Intro to Creative Writing
  • CRW 2100 Intro to Fiction Writing
  • CRW 2201 Intro to Creative Non-Fiction
  • CRW 2300 Intro to Poetry Writing
  • CRW 2400 Intro to Playwriting
  • CRW 2600 Intro to Screenwriting
  • CRW 2930 Special Topics in Creative Writing

    Category B (9-12credits)
    Students must choose at least two and may choose up to four of the following courses (each of which may be repeated for up to 9 credit hours):
  • CRW 3110 Fiction Workshop
  • CRW 3211 Creative Non-Fiction Workshop
  • CRW 3310 Poetry Workshop
  • CRW 3424 Playwrights' Project
  • CRW 3610 Screenwriting Workshop
  • CRW 4924 Adv. Creative Writing Seminar

    Courses used in the English Major may not be used to satisfy requirements for the Creative Writing Minor. A minimum of 12 credits must be taken at UNF.