Matched 12 Courses / 29 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
15721 Summer 2020 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Internet 06/01/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Pineda
Open
2 of 15 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11093 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
12 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11094 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Curtis
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
11433 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Stevens
Open
9 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11602 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Stevens
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
11185 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
16 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11258 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      Textbook Savings Program
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Introduction to Writing Nonfiction (CRW180) 3 Credits

Practice in writing creative nonfiction, including autobiography and biography, the essay, reviews, and humor using a process of invention and discovery, writing, analysis, evaluation, and revision. Combines lecture, discussion, and workshop, leading to the production of marketable quality creative nonfiction. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11322 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Thomas
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12607 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Thomas
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18658 Summer 2020 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Internet 06/08/2020 - 07/30/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Sabin
Open
1 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.
      This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
    • Additional Class Notes: Free ONLINE Tutoring is available for this course.
      Contact us: (480) 423-6416 or writingcenter@scottsdalecc.edu  
      Learn more about online tutoring services offered at the Writing Center at https://showcase.scottsdalecc.edu/writingcenter/

Introduction to Screenwriting (CRW190) 3 Credits

Overview of screenwriting elements; introduction to screenwriting techniques. Prerequisites: None. CRW150 recommended but not required.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11623 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Stevens
Open
17 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      CRW150 recommended as a prerequisite, but not required.
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11371 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Stevens
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      Prerequisite Recommended - See Catalog
      CRW150 recommended as a prerequisite, but not required.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Readings for Writers (CRW200) 1 Credit

Close analysis and interpretation of selected literary texts designed to strengthen the students' own writing by extending their familiarity with the genre in which they write and their knowledge of selected literary elements. One-on-one meetings between student and instructor. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11607 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      CRW200 - First time
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12570 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 06/01/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Curtis
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      CRW200 - First time
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12571 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 06/01/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Curtis
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      CRW200 - Second time
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12609 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • K. Lapointe
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      CRW200 - Second time
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15544 Summer 2020 Phoenix
PCC - Other
In Person 06/01/2020 - 07/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Bush
Open
3 of 6 Seats Available

Portfolio (CRW201) 1 Credit

Close analysis of the creative writing portfolio culminating in selection, revision, editing, and compiling of the student's own literary work in a portfolio. Students meet individually with instructor to choose, prepare, and compile their work. Note: CRW201 may be repeated for a total of two (2) credit hours. Prerequisites: Acceptance to Creative Writing(CRW) program, completion of nine (9) credit hours of CRW course work, or permission of Program Coordinator.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11363 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 06/01/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Jimenez
Open
4 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11616 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Jimenez
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Ten (10) Week Class
      Software Required
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Topics in Writing: Fiction (CRW271) 3 Credits

Analysis, writing, and revision of genre or element within fiction. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW150 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11257 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Jimenez
Open
4 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Textbook Savings Program
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11617 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Jimenez
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Textbook Savings Program

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
11618 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Curtis
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11343 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 05/04/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Curtis
Open
5 of 7 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
11406 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 06/01/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Thomas
Open
11 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11619 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • C. Thomas
Open
11 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

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
11502 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 06/01/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12610 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
6 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Intermediate Screenwriting (CRW290) 3 Credits

Drafting and revision of original screenplay; overview of marketing a screenplay. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CRW190 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12894 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 06/01/2020 - 06/22/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Prerequisites: CRW190 or permission of instructor.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
12122 Summer 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Internet: You can start on any Monday between dates: 07/06/2020 - 08/17/2020 N/A N/A
  • J. Weber
Open
5 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Prerequisites: CRW190 or permission of instructor.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).