Creative Writing III
DescriptionThis course is for students ages 14 and up. It includes a rigorous exploration of the basics of plot, characterization, and setting. The students will read a novel to examine it for these writing elements. There will be some writing assignments based on discussion and readings, and the instructor will read and assist students on an indivual basis with their own projects.
This is a one-semester course with a second semester option. Students who have completed the first semester have the option of receiving personal tutoring as they meet with the instructor to work one on one on personal projects such as a novel, short stories, etc. for the second semester.
Live Class: Mondays at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Assignments: Writing assignments based on discussion and readings; individual projects
Duration: One semester: January 14 to May 18
Feedback and/or peer review will be provided on weekly assignments and projects. Grade recommendations are optional.
Students will need two books for this course: A Fairly Creative Guide to Telling Tales, The Spirit Walker
Ages 14 and older