UT Dallas 2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Creative Writing

CRWT 2301 (ENGL 2307) Introduction to Creative Writing (3 semester credit hours) An introduction to writing fiction, poetry, and nonfiction in a workshop setting. Prerequisite: RHET 1302. (3-0) S

CRWT 2V71 Independent Study in Creative Writing (1-3 semester credit hours) Independent study under a faculty member's supervision. Signature of instructor and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies on proposed project outline required. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Instructor consent required. ([1-3]-0) R

CRWT 3306 Fiction Workshop (3 semester credit hours) The practice and study of fiction writing in a workshop setting. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 2301. (3-0) S

CRWT 3307 Creating Short Stories (3 semester credit hours) A creative workshop on the art of the short story which both investigates the creative techniques and processes involved in writing short stories and also concentrates on a variety of experimental and traditional forms that combine the art of words with the visual and performing arts. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 2301 (3-0) S

CRWT 3308 Nonfiction Workshop (3 semester credit hours) The practice and study of nonfiction writing in a workshop setting. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 2301. (3-0) T

CRWT 3330 Translation Workshop (3 semester credit hours) The practice and study of literary translation in a workshop setting. Emphasis is on the translation of literary texts into English. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). (3-0) S

CRWT 3351 Poetry Workshop (3 semester credit hours) The practice and study of poetry writing in a workshop setting. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 2301. (3-0) Y

CRWT 3354 Screenwriting Workshop (3 semester credit hours) The practice and study of writing scripts for film and television. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 2301. (3-0) R

CRWT 3355 Comics Workshop (3 semester credit hours) The practice and study of graphic literature in a workshop setting. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 2301. (3-0) R

CRWT 3360 Art Criticism (3 semester credit hours) This seminar provides a context for practice in the writing of art criticism. Subjects selected for examination may include visual arts, film, dance, theater, music, fiction, and poetry. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (6 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisites: ARTS 1301 and CRWT 2301 or equivalent. (3-0) R

CRWT 4307 Advanced Fiction Workshop (3 semester credit hours) An advanced workshop on fiction writing. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 3306. (3-0) T

CRWT 4352 Creating Novels (3 semester hours) An advanced creative workshop on the art of the novel which investigates the art and creation of the novel, focusing on the creative techniques and the creative process involved in writing novels in a variety of traditional and experimental forms that combine the art of words with the visual and performing arts. May be repeated for credit (6 hours maximum). Prerequisite: Two sections of CRWT 3307. (3-0) T

CRWT 4353 Advanced Poetry Workshop (3 semester credit hours) An advanced workshop on poetry writing. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 3351. (3-0) R

CRWT 4355 Advanced Screenwriting Workshop (3 semester credit hours) An advanced workshop on writing scripts for film and/or television. May be repeated for credit as topics vary (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisite: CRWT 3354. (3-0) Y

CRWT 4399 Senior Honors in Creative Writing (3 semester hours) Intended for students conducting independent research for honors theses or projects. Signature of instructor on proposed project outline required. (3-0) R

CRWT 4V71 Independent Study in Creative Writing (1-3 semester credit hours) Independent study under a faculty member's direction. Signature of instructor and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies on proposed project outline required. May be repeated for credit (9 semester credit hours maximum). Prerequisites: Upper-division standing and instructor consent required. ([1-3]-0) R