Writing Popular Fiction

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Course No: ENGL.3100-001; SIS Class Nbr: 10565; SIS Term: 2710
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course is designed for students who are interested in writing in one or more of the popular forms of genre fiction: the mystery, the horror story, science fiction, fantasy, romance, and the thriller. Class time will be spent discussing and work-shopping student writing. Some time will also be devoted each week to brief lectures on practical matters like choosing between the short story and the novel, finding ideas, constructing plots, building characters, pacing, generating suspense, and marketing one's work. In addition, there will be assigned readings to illustrate the above.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites:
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: P: ENGL.1020;
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: David Daniel
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Th , 6:30 PM-9:20 PM
  • Fall 2017: Sep 06 to Dec 14
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1020
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology

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