Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ENGCW 400    Creative Writing    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 100 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The class emphasizes writing of poetry, short fiction, and autobiography. It includes analysis of student work by the instructor and class in a workshop atmosphere. Students explore their creativity through the medium of language and learn the techniques of poetry, fiction, and autobiography while also developing an appreciation of literature by creating it. Students will also learn and apply historical and aesthetic criticism throughout the creative process. This course may be taken twice for credit provided there is no duplication of topics.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Fundamentals of Creative Writing
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Knorr              SCC MAIN RHS 222         24748 
Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This topic group explores the fundamental elements of creative writing in the genres of short fiction, poetry, and autobiography/creative non-fiction.
On-Campus

Fundamentals of Creative Writing
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Haag               Davis Cntr Davis 104     26338 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This topic group explores the fundamental elements of creative writing in the genres of short fiction, poetry, and autobiography/creative non-fiction.
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.



ENGCW 410    Fiction Writing Workshop    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 100 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for students who wish to develop an appreciation for the literary art of fiction. The course will include workshops of student generated short stories and novel chapters. Through lecture, discussion, assigned reading, and in-class writing exercises, students will examine critically the elements of literary creation and develop criteria of aesthetic judgment. Students will keep journals and prepare portfolios of their original fiction. This course may be taken twice for credit provided there is no duplication of topics.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Introduction to the Art of Writing Fiction
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Silcox             SCC MAIN RHS 307         25500 
Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This topic group explores the fundamentals of analyzing and writing short fiction.
On-Campus



ENGCW 450    College Literary Magazine    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 100 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in techniques and experience in editing and structuring the college literary magazine, Susurrus. Students will select and edit manuscripts in the genres of poetry, short fiction, and creative non-fiction. This course may be taken two times for credit, provided the topics are not the same.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Beginning College Literary Magazine Editing Skills
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Cirrone            SCC MAIN RHS 222         24366 
Textbook
3 Units-54 horus LEC. This topic group explores the fundamental elements of poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction; lectures on fundamental editorial standards; lectures on the history and traditions of literary publications; editorial discussion of staff submissions.
On-Campus



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011