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ENGL3206 Creative Nonfiction Telling True Stories

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CRS Acad Level: UG

Course #: ENGL3206

Credits: 3

Term: Fall

About the Course:

This course focuses on analyzing as well as writing in the principal genres in Creative Nonfiction (autobiography, memoir, documentary writing, and cultural criticism). In its reading component this course instructs students on explication and analysis. In its writing segments the course emphasizes craft (narrative suspense, characterization, structure), technique (observation, interview, research), and style (rhetorical schemes, diction, syntax). Prerequisites: CORE-ENGL and ENGL1003.  Meets the requirement for Humanities elective.

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