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CRWR 1001 - Creative Writing: The Essentials
University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

CRWR 1001 - Creative Writing: The Essentials

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: 3220
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assumed Knowledge: Successful completion of ENGL 1101
Incompatible: ENGL 2062
Assessment: Reading log (30%), short creative work (30%), portfolio of workshop pieces (40%)
Syllabus:

This course is a practical introduction to creative writing through prose and poetry. It covers ways to begin and develop a sustained and reflective writing practice, including revision and editing. The course consists of a series of exercises designed to develop essential aspects of the creative writer's craft and a selection of connected readings in a range of approaches, styles and techniques. Through writing practice and reflection, the course explores contemporary developments in a range of genres, introducing students to issues, techniques and contexts of contemporary writing. The course aims to develop skills in creative writing practices, in critical reading and analysis and in research practices relevant to creative writers.

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Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $755 Band 1 $755 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3220 Mon 06/08/2012 Fri 31/08/2012 Fri 14/09/2012 Fri 26/10/2012


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25109 LE01 300 92 24 Jul - 11 Sep Tuesday 11am - 12pm Barr Smith South, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
2 Oct - 23 Oct Tuesday 11am - 12pm Barr Smith South, 2028, Flentje Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23508 SE01 30 5 24 Jul - 11 Sep Tuesday 12pm - 2pm Napier, 205, Seminar Room
2 Oct - 23 Oct Tuesday 12pm - 2pm Napier, 205, Seminar Room
23509 SE02 30 8 24 Jul - 11 Sep Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Ligertwood, 425, Tutorial Room
2 Oct - 23 Oct Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Ligertwood, 425, Tutorial Room
23510 SE03 30 4 26 Jul - 13 Sep Thursday 4pm - 6pm Petroleum Engineering, 108, Lecture Room
4 Oct - 25 Oct Thursday 4pm - 6pm Petroleum Engineering, 108, Lecture Room
23511 SE04 30 8 27 Jul - 14 Sep Friday 9am - 11am Ligertwood, 425, Tutorial Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Friday 9am - 11am Ligertwood, 425, Tutorial Room
23512 SE05 30 4 25 Jul - 12 Sep Wednesday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 144, Tutorial Room
3 Oct - 24 Oct Wednesday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 144, Tutorial Room
23513 SE06 25 13 24 Jul - 11 Sep Tuesday 12pm - 2pm 233 North Tce, B09, Seminar Room
2 Oct - 23 Oct Tuesday 12pm - 2pm 233 North Tce, B09, Seminar Room
23515 SE08 30 6 26 Jul - 13 Sep Thursday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 143, Tutorial Room
4 Oct - 25 Oct Thursday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 143, Tutorial Room
23516 SE09 30 6 27 Jul - 14 Sep Friday 11am - 1pm Napier, 205, Seminar Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Friday 11am - 1pm Napier, 205, Seminar Room
23517 SE10 30 4 24 Jul - 11 Sep Tuesday 2pm - 4pm Napier, 205, Seminar Room
2 Oct - 23 Oct Tuesday 2pm - 4pm Napier, 205, Seminar Room