2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

The Practice of Writing

Spring quarter

Faculty: Nancy Parkes creative writing, sustainability, public policy

Fields of Study: writing

Spring: CRN (Credit) Level 30302 (4)  

Credits: 4(S)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Evening


This course will give students a broad overview of prose writing, and help them to broaden, deepen and improve their own writing practice. We will explore every step of the writing process, learning to brainstorm, structure, draft, critique, rewrite, polish and "share out" in ways large and small. The course will also address key principles of good writing, challenges such as procrastination and writer's block, and ways to develop productive writing routines.

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 6-9:30p Tue

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

Books: www.tescbookstore.com