2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2022  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Writing, B.A.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete the program in Writing will be able to:

  1. Apply creative and advanced skills in various forms and genres of writing, demonstrating critical thinking and quantitative reasoning appropriately.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of the conventions and terminology of creative and advanced writing within literary and non-literary texts.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of major literary-theoretical perspectives and terminology.
  4. Develop connections between the literature and language studied and the contemporary world.
  5. Engage in writing and editorial processes through campus publications and external internships.
  6. Present creative work to formal audiences, demonstrating strategies for audience engagement and oral communication of written work.


**Each may be taken more than once (may substitute JRN 314  for two units of JRN 215 /WRI 216 /JRN 217 ).

Total: 13 Units

Creative Writing Courses

Six (6) units from the following list:

 WRI 321, 322, and 323 may be repeated once for credit with instructor’s consent.

Total: 6 Units

Upper Division Literature course

One additional upper division literature course beyond GE from courses listed under Literature, Spanish or French. (3)

Total: 22-23 Units

Total Major: 44-45 Units