University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

CRWR 1001 - Creative Writing: The Essentials

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
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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  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
Semester 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
28703 LEC0 240 60 No details available
Note: This lecture can be viewed on the web through Canvas so there is no time or location allocated to it.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
28636 WR04 58 21 1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 2pm - 5pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 2pm - 5pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
28637 WR03 58 25 1 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 11am - 2pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
10 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 11am - 2pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
28638 WR02 58 2 29 Jul - 16 Sep Monday 2pm - 5pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
7 Oct - 28 Oct Monday 2pm - 5pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
28639 WR01 59 5 29 Jul - 16 Sep Monday 11am - 2pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio
7 Oct - 28 Oct Monday 11am - 2pm Barr Smith South, 200, Writing Studio