University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

CRWR 4002 - Honours Writers on Writing

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: 2 hours per week
Restriction: Available only to students admitted to the relevant Honours or Masters program
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: Completed degree (72 units) including 24 units of Creative Writing major or a Minor in English with a portfolio of creative work.
Assessment: 8000 word paper (100%)

The Honours Writers on Writing Course provides students with a writing workshop and the study of writers and writing. The writing workshop provides students with a range of workshopping opportunities aimed at developing the skills and techniques of writing across a broad range of genres, forms and styles. The development of critical reading skills and the application to their own work in developing exegetical work will be one aspect of the course. The central aim of the course is to develop a broad knowledge of the various fields of creative writing, whilst allowing for the intensive development of writing skills in genres of choice. Honours students will gain a sound background in the historical and current states of the publishing industry. Topics to be covered may include discussion of the following: point of view, narrative, voice, experiments in writing, publishing trends, and the various forms and genres of writing.

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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 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13421 SE01 10 4 3 Mar - 7 Apr Tuesday 9am - 11am Napier, 204, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 2 Jun Tuesday 9am - 11am Napier, 204, Teaching Room