Creative Writing

  • Name:

    Creative Writing (CRWR201)

  • Department:

    Language Arts

  • Credits:

    0.5 (semester course)

  • Suggested Prerequisites:

    English 1 (ENGL100) or equivalent

Creative Writing


This course is for anyone who wants to improve his/her writing skills by writing narrative and creative accounts. The course will cover such topics as Outlining using the Story Sequence, Creative.

Writing using Patterning, Critiques, Writing Stories from a Picture Prompt, and Non-Rhyming Poetry.

This course is for students who are in grades 10-12.


Do you love to think? Do you love to put your thoughts on paper? Come and write with me! Creative Writing is for anyone with a sense of wonder and observation! You don’t have to be a master writer or a published author in-the-making to enjoy Creative Writing. Let’s encounter all kinds of ways to think and write creatively: Character Descriptions, Scenes, Dialogue, Plotlines, Poems, Advertisements, Non-Fiction, Satire, Drama–you name it! We are going to give it a try. This class is not about perfection; let’s have fun!

If there are books and materials for this course, they can be purchased from our Online Bookstore.

Student Feedback

It was overall easy to follow and the progression made sense.

I thought this was a great class. It was really fun and well organized.

I enjoyed this course and look forward to taking more.

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