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General Catalog 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Creative Writing, Minor


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Creative Writing Minor Requirements

The Creative Writing Minor offers substantial training for students wishing to supplement their major area work, prepare themselves better for graduate work, prepare for classroom teaching and other fields, or who simply have an interest in the art of literary writing. The Creative Writing Minor requires 20 units, at least 8 of which must be upper-division units.

Lower Division Creative Writing (8 units)


(Select a minimum of two courses; transferrable credit acceptable. Courses may not be repeated.)

Upper Division Creative Writing (8-12 units)


(Select a minimum of two courses, one from Group A and one from Group B. Courses may not be repeated.)

Literature (4 units)


(All non-English Majors must select a minimum of one course. Requirement may be waived for English Majors: see Creative Writing advisor.)

Select one:

Total: 20 Units


Note: The Creative Writing Minor also requires a 2.0 GPA and 8 upper-division units in residence. Courses taken as CR/NC may not be applied to the Minor. Prerequisites for courses may be waived only with permission of advisor and specific course instructor on the basis of an adequate writing sample.

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