Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL227 - Fundamentals of Creative Writing

In this Creative Writing Course, students write in the four genres: fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction and drama. Students learn to read to study the craft of writing, practice the art of imitation, and develop a sustainable writing practice. Students also learn the art of effective participation in writers' workshops and in literary citizenship. ENGL 227 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement in the Humanities. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment ENGL 100; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.