The Creative Writing BFA degree program utilizes the workshop model, which is a working session for your writing that includes a judgment-free discussion with your peers and faculty. The ideal student for the BFA in Creative Writing is passionate about writing and learning to read literature from the perspective of a working artist. They will be interested in storytelling, expanding their understanding of the world, and developing their knowledge and grasp of the technical skills needed to be the next major voice in poetry, the short story or the novel. You do not need to have prior experience with the workshop model, nor with formal Creative Writing courses. The ideal student wants to develop their voice and learn how to share it with others. What makes our BFA degree program unique is the amount of contact students have with professors and the quality of our professors and community of BFA writers.
Full Sail University
Degree Requirements: BFA: Creative Writing: UNCW
F2F ]. Students will read and discuss work by contemporary writers as well as craft their own work with the help of writing prompts and exercises. This is a participation and writing intensive course. Students will read texts within each genre, write their own poetry and prose from prompts, and workshop each other's work. Students will learn fundamental craft elements, read published work, and write in each genre. Additional reading documents will be provided. This course is designed to give students an engaging overview of the genres of creative writing: poetry, fiction and nonfiction, and centers on active participation.
BFA in Creative Writing
Must be different topics each time. Minimum of one academic year of the same college-level foreign language or ASL. High school equivalent of foreign-language fluency is not acceptable for this requirement. Literary Magazine Applied may be taken as either upper-division literature course, or as a Form and Theory
Electives can be chosen from a wide range of relevant fields including songwriting, playwriting, digital composition, comics, and more, giving students the opportunity to interact with visual artists, musicians, digital innovators, and others within the larger arts complex at SOU. Seniors collaborate to produce Main Squeeze, the student literary magazine. The BFA in Creative Writing is designed for students who have a inner passion for writing and want to take their skills to the next level. If writing is your one true love, then this is the place for you to flourish.. Through the course of the Creative Writing program, students learn to develop their own styles, to communicate original ideas clearly, and to present their understanding of themselves and the larger world through cogent, expressive writing in a variety of forms.