Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL212 - Fiction Writing

Creative Writing Course: This is an introduction to fiction writing with a focus on short, literary fiction. You will read and analyze the work of master short story writers while working on your own stories. Topics of discussion include character, plot, theme, setting, style, tone, structure, conflict, point of view, simile, metaphor, symbol, dialog, beginnings, endings, and imagery. During the workshops, you will read and critique the work of your classmates. ENGL 212 fulfills the SUNY General Education Th Arts requirement. Prior completion or concurrent enrollment ENGL 100; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Spring semester.