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CRWR 2003 - Travel Writing

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Winter School
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: 9 hours per week for 4 weeks
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: At least 12 units of Level I undergraduate study
Assumed Knowledge: High level of English literacy competency
Incompatible: ENGL 2063
Assessment: Participation (10%), Portfolio (30%), Writing exercise (20%), Final writing piece (40%)
Syllabus:

This course is a practical introduction to travel writing through history and practice. It covers ways to begin and develop a sustained and reflective travel writing practice, including revision and editing. Students will workshop their own and other students' work, in order to develop the capacity to revise and self-edit. It also considers the ethics of travel and tourism from the context of a range of readings. The course consists of a series of exercises designed to develop aspects of the travel writer's craft and a selection of connected readings from classical and contemporary travel writing in a range of genres, styles and techniques. Students will write a final travel piece, which will include a reflective exegesis on their practice.

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 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
Winter School Mon 01/07/2019 Sun 07/07/2019 Fri 19/07/2019 Fri 26/07/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
95002 LE01 58 38 24 Jun - 15 Jul Monday 10am - 11am Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
95004 WR01 58 38 24 Jun - 15 Jul Monday 11am - 1pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
24 Jun - 15 Jul Monday 2pm - 4pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
25 Jun - 16 Jul Tuesday 11am - 1pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
25 Jun - 16 Jul Tuesday 2pm - 4pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio