ENGL 247 Writing Seminar - Poetry
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option
Description: This introductory course provides instruction in the study and creation of poetry. Students read and critique traditional, contemporary and multicultural poems that provide models for their original work. In addition, students create poetry which is discussed and analyzed by the class. Students learn to identify the basic elements and techniques of poetry, use invention strategies, understand different forms, analyze poems, examine published and unpublished poems as models for writing poetry, use constructive criticism, identify current poetic values, and explore potential markets for publishing poems.
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This course can help you earn the following degree(s) or certificate(s):
- Creative Writing - Certificate of Performance
- Emphasis in Language Arts and Humanities Studies: English - Associate in Arts
- English - Associate in Arts