Spring 2016 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 by reading and evaluating literary work through the ages from various cultures. This analytical work will help students understand the literary arts as part of human history. (C-ID ENGL 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Romero             SCC MAIN BUS 239         18189 
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On-Campus



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 16-May 18
T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC N.Williams           Davis Cntr Davis 121     19919 
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Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



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 create their own work and critique the work of others. Students will prepare a portfolio of original work. In learning to synthesize the history of poetry, they will also read, appraise, and analyze poetry from various eras and cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Cirrone            SCC MAIN BUS 239         17559 
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On-Campus



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 to website applications and management. Students will plan and present a college literary reading.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Selva              SCC MAIN RHS 208         17845 
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On-Campus



ENGCW 495    Independent Studies in English - Creative Writing    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Independent study allows a student or small group of students to work directly with an instructor independent of a structured class or course. The instructor and student(s) typically develop a contract together, outlining the course of study. Variable units enable maximum flexibility in creating this course of study. 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 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 18966 
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TBA       TBA             LEC N.Williams            TBA TBA                 20901 Textbook
3 Units
On-Campus



Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: June 16, 2016