Spring 2015 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ENGCW 400    Creative Writing    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course 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. (C-ID ENGL 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Cirrone            SCC MAIN RHS 331         18093 
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ENGCW 410    Fiction Writing Workshop    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2
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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Silcox             SCC MAIN BUS 239         17607 
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ENGCW 420    Poetry Writing Workshop    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 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 is a creative writing course for students who wish to concentrate on poetry writing. Through lecture, discussion, assigned reading, collaborative writing projects, and in-class writing exercises, students will examine literary devices in contemporary poetry and will practice revising and editing. The workshop format will focus on analysis of poetry written by students in the class. Students will prepare a portfolio of original work.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Romero             SCC MAIN RHS 221         17392 
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ENGCW 433    Writing as a Healing Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes journal writing as a model for creative writing projects and as a vehicle for healing using the Amherst Writers and Artists method of journal writing. Students will write extensively in journals throughout the semester and then turn some of those writings into finished pieces of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. Students will prepare a portfolio of original work.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Haag               Davis Cntr Davis 121     18682 
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


ENGCW 451    College Literary Magazine: Production    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGCW 450; with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The course provides experience in producing the college literary magazine, Susurrus, from selecting and editing manuscripts to formatting and readying the entire text for publication. Discussions span from text and art layout and website applications and management. Students will plan and present a college literary reading.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Selva              SCC MAIN T03 5           17695 
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ENGCW 495    Independent Studies in English-Creative Writing    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: See Independent Studies. UC transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted towards the minimum 60 units required for admissions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Silcox              TBA TBA                 20869 
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Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 14, 2015