Courses

Completion of the Minor:  Students must complete 5 courses in total from the courses listed below.  Two courses may be taken outside of the English Department, but the other three courses must be from the workshop offerings listed below.    

Suggested before taking English 2005, 2006, 2009:

English 2003: Introduction to Creative Writing

Required:

English 4690-H01: The Literary Festival Workshop

At least two of the following are required:

English 1842: Freshman Creative Writing

English 2006: The Writing of Poetry

English 2005: The Writing of the Short Story

English 2007:  The Writing of Screenplays

English 2009: The Writing of the Novella/Novel

English 2012:  Intro to Creative Non-Fiction

English 2045:  Creative Non-Fiction

English 2060:  Editing & Lit Publishing

One of the following electives:

Communication 3303: Screenwriting

Honors 5440: Poetry Workshop

Humanities 2900: The Art of Verse

Theatre 3007: Playwriting

Upon approval:

Independent Study (Completion of a collection of stories or poems, or a novel.)

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Contact Information

Creative Writing Program 
St. Augustine Center 402

Director
Alan Drew, MFA
Associate Professor, English
alan.drew@villanova.edu
610.519.4643