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Majoring in Creative Writing

Total program: 44 semester hours

Core Requirements: 24 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
CWRT 303 Poetry Writing 4
CWRT 204 Intro to Prose Writing 4
CWRT 305 Literary Magazine Staff 2, 2
CWRT 390 Great Writer Immersion 2
CWRT 499 Senior Seminar in Writing 2

2 of the following:

Code Course Title Units
CWRT 303 Poetry Writing (repeatable once) 4
CWRT 304 Adv. Fiction Writing 4
CWRT 324 Adv. Lit Non-Fiction 4

Elective Core

8 semester hours from the following:

Code Course Title Units
CWRT 305 Literary Magazine Staff 4
CWRT 307 Special Topics in Writing & Literature 4
CWRT 309 Creative Writing Workshop 4

Electives: 16 semester hours chosen from the following

Code Course Title Units
ENG 335 Los Angeles Fiction 4
ENG 385 Studies in Ethnic American Literature 4
ENG 430 Contemporary American Fiction 4
ENG 434 Studies in the American Novel 4
SPAN 362 Contemporary Latin American Literature in Translation 4
FREN 365 French Literature in Translation 4
SPAN 350 Translation Workshop 4