PART OF THE MEDIA, ARTS, AND EXPRESSION FLIGHT PATH

Minor: Creative Writing
(CRWR)

As a student of Creative Writing, you'll read exemplary authors, hone your skills with brief writing exercises, and create your own stories and poems. In courses ranging from introductory to advanced level fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry, you'll also develop imaginative and critical thinking and interpretive skills, as well as create a portfolio of original work. The creative writing minor offers courses in which students study matters of craft by reading and writing creative works, develop critical thinking and interpretive skills, hone their ability to articulate complex ideas with subtlety and clarity, and gain instruction in the mechanics of writing.

 
TOP FIVE REASONS TO STUDY Creative Writing
  1. Find your voice as a writer and thinker.

  2. Learn how to edit and publish creative work.

  3. Develop interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills.

  4. Refine your creative writing through deep and critical reading.

  5. Learn to give and receive effective feedback.

Creative Writing

College of Arts and Sciences
541-346-3944
crwr.uoregon.edu

 
COURSES YOU
MAY NEED

     

MINOR CREDITS

Required       8 credits
Electives       16 credits


Total       24 credits

WHERE CAN I GO? WHAT WILL I LEARN? MAJORS COMMONLY
COMBINED WITH:
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