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Academic Year 2005/2006
ENGL 142 FA
This course may be repeated for credit.
This is a writing intensive course for people who want to write short stories. Learn how short stories build from the idea you had into living, breathing fiction. Class meets online at StoryMoo in an electronic
created for the course. Discuss your fiction in a dynamic real-time workshop and regular one-on-one conferences with the instructor. In this user-friendly, text-based environment, anything is possible and nobody cares
you have a bad hair day, because you are what you type. Writing intensive.
You'll read my weekly essay on writing dialog, use of detail and other major aspects of fiction writing. In addition to reading and discussing others' work online, you'll be expected to read and post critiques to a
class mailing list before the group
discussion. Don't worry; you'll have plenty of technical support.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
You'll write on the average, between five and eight pages weekly, turned in on an absolute deadline schedule as real-time workshop discussions will center on your work. Prepare and post careful notes on each week's
stories before the weekly group
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Online interviews for this course must be scheduled before the computer opn in April for pre-registration. Mail to email@example.com for appointment. Include a sample of your fiction.
on the basis of a short email
about why you want the class - and a sample of your fiction. Electronic submissions only. If you don't know how, consult the help desk. Email writing sample to: firstname.lastname@example.org before the computers open for
preregistration. Online interviews
available, mail email@example.com for an appointment and instructions. If you are at home inside your computer this class is made for you. If you're not, you'll get plenty of technical support. Details and a hot
link to StoryMoo at
Gen Ed Area Dept:
Links to Web Resources For This Course.
- Instructor(s): Reed,Kit
- Times: ...W... 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: TBA
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 8)
- Curricular Renewal: Writing
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI forms will be distributed by the instructor during the browsing period of pre-registration and must be submitted to the Registrar's office prior to the on-line registration appointment
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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