Courses

CREATIVE WRITING SCOPE AND SEQUENCE

Changes to the CW scope and sequence may be made based on the needs of the students, the Creative
Writing Program, and ChiArts.

YEAR ONE

Elements of Fiction Writer’s Studio I Elements of Poetry Writer’s Studio I Responding to Art

YEAR TWO

Elements of Creative Nonfiction Writer’s Studio II Fiction II Writer’s Studio II Poetry II

YEAR THREE

Fiction Workshop *
Or
Poetry Workshop
Or
Creative Nonfiction
Workshop
Literary Magazine Fiction Workshop *
Or
Poetry Workshop
Or
Creative Nonfiction
Workshop
Semester I: Sequential Art for Writers

Semester II: Professional Development – Careers and Pathways

Writer’s Studio III

YEAR FOUR

Fiction Workshop *
Or
Poetry Workshop
Or
Creative Nonfiction
Workshop
Journalism Fiction Workshop *
Or
Poetry Workshop
Or
Creative Nonfiction
Workshop
2:00-5:00

Semester I: Professional Development – Choosing and Applying for College

Semester II: Writing for Performance

Writer’s Studio IV
*Students will identify first and second choice concentration workshops. Student workshop assignment will be based on portfolio review, student request, and instructor recommendations. Students will be enrolled in the same workshop for years three and four of the program.