Matched 10 Courses / 13 Classes

Introduction to Creative Writing (CRW150) 3 Credits

Introduction to the basic aesthetics and techniques in contemporary creative writing within a variety of genres. Introduction to the analytical concepts and terminology necessary to understand, interpret, and enact contemporary creative writing. Facilitation of writing practices and evaluation. Introduction to literature's role in society. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13673 Spring 2019 Glendale
LA 110
In Person 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 11:30AM- 12:45PM
  • D. Martinez
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13671 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Cook
Open
13 of 20 Seats Available

Introduction to Writing Poetry (CRW160) 3 Credits

Prewriting (invention and discovery); writing; analyzing and evaluating (in workshop); and revising to practice manipulating various elements of poetry, critique one's own and the poetry of others, and produce a portfolio of finished, marketable poems. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13640 Spring 2019 Glendale
LA 110
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 M,W 12:00PM- 12:50PM
  • K. Williams
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available

Introduction to Writing Fiction (CRW170) 3 Credits

Practice in writing fiction through a process of prewriting (invention and discovery), writing, analysis and evaluation (in workshop), and revision; practice in manipulating various elements and forms of fiction. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13791 Spring 2019 Glendale
LA 112
In Person 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 1:00PM- 2:15PM
  • J. Baker
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13792 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • G. Lawrence
Open
13 of 20 Seats Available

The Writer as Witness (CRW202) 3 Credits

Studio course focusing on writing with the writer as witness of the world: pre-writing, writing, analysis, evaluation, and writing of monologue and dialogue in various formats. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13815 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • K. Williams
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available

Topics in Creative Writing (CRW251) 3 Credits

Analysis, writing, and revision focused on a selected element applicable to all genres of creative writing. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended. Note: CRW251 may be repeated, topic must be different, for a total of nine (9) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13752 Spring 2019 Glendale
B 105
Hybrid 01/17/2019- 05/10/2019 Th 10:00AM- 11:15AM
  • J. Baker
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 13752 is a Hybrid course. Hybrid classes include both online and on-campus classroom time. Students are required to come to campus for all scheduled classes and log in to their registered class before the on-campus start date. Log in at https://learn.maricopa.edu. To learn more about hybrid courses, it is recommended that students complete the GCC eCourses Orientation before starting class. Join here: https://maricopa.instructure.com/enroll/66PXMK.
      Class 13752 will focus on exploring, deconstructing, and creating fictional worlds as foundations for creative content -- stories, scripts, games, poems, and more. Study existing worlds and world building techniques from literature, film, gaming, and history. Write across multiple genres and forms, and create both individual and collaborative projects.

Intermediate Poetry Writing (CRW260) 3 Credits

Emphasis on writing a series of original poems; analysis and evaluation of the functions and effects of established works of poetry; concentration on evaluation and revising students' poetry through intensive workshops. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW160 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13674 Spring 2019 Glendale
LA 110
Hybrid 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 M,W 12:00PM- 12:50PM
  • K. Williams
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available

Intermediate Fiction Writing (CRW270) 3 Credits

Writing original short stories; analysis of works of fiction; concentration on revising students' fiction through intensive workshops. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW170.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13698 Spring 2019 Glendale
LA 112
In Person 01/15/2019- 05/10/2019 Tu,Th 1:00PM- 2:15PM
  • J. Baker
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13746 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • G. Lawrence
Open
13 of 20 Seats Available

Planning and Structuring the Novel (CRW272) 3 Credits

Focus on planning, structuring, and beginning a novel; prewriting, writing, analysis, evaluation, and revision of novel plans and excerpts. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13665 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Sanger
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available

Writing the Novel (CRW273) 3 Credits

Provides the beginning novelist with structure, support, and guidance vital to sustained writing; focus on establishing goals and using critique sessions with instructor and peers to draft a novel; open- and topic-focused in-class forums, novel writing, peer and instructor critiques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW272 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13666 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Sanger
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available

Revising the Novel (CRW274) 3 Credits

Studio course workshop format. Requires a complete novel finished, in manuscript, ready for revision and polishing. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW273 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
13667 Spring 2019 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/14/2019- 05/10/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Sanger
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available