PWRI 4010 - Writing Fiction: Foundational Concepts, Skills, and Practice
This course concentrates on the craft of writing fiction, which includes popular subgenres such as literary fiction, science fiction, fantasy, suspense, mystery, historical fiction, satire, romance, and more. The primary focus will be fundamental concepts and techniques common to all subgenres of fiction. Class discussions will emphasize essential writing skills and professional approaches to research (almost all fiction writing requires some level of research), taking advantage of a supportive workshop format. Students will express their ideas about both craft and content and workshop their writing with a view toward professional publication.
NOTE: This course is not offered this term. Please refer to the annual schedule for to see the next time this course is offered.