BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Creative Writing

WRIT 045

Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Karen Diane Schlosser MA
Credits: 0.50

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Write fiction by learning and using the elements of creative writing: plot, character development, dialogue, description, scene, transition, and point of view. Two short stories are required.

Course Content:

1. What is Creative Writing?
2. Something's Got to Happen
3. What a Character!
4. Says Who?
5. Show the Reader What You See?
6. Who's Telling This Story, Anyway?
7. Make It Sing
8. Who Is That Guy?
9. What's the Story Really About?

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.