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CREATIVE WRITING

CREATIVE WRITING

#228 CREATIVE WRITING NCAA Approved
Grades: 9-12      Elective      1 Semester      Credit: 0.5


Prerequisites:
A student is required to have a passing grade in his/her most recent English class.

Purpose:
This course is designed to provide an opportunity for students to explore a variety of genres in writing, experiment with numerous techniques used by effective writers, and ultimately develop their own writing styles.

Description:
This course focuses on the study and analysis of fiction, non-fiction, narrative, drama, and poetry in order to refine and develop the student’s personal writing styles.

Requirements:
Grades will be assigned based on daily activities, homework, projects, quizzes, essays, and tests. The final exam will be worth 10% of the
student’s grade.