Creative Writing (CRWE.S.AA)

60.0-61.0 Credit Hours

The Associate of Arts is designed for students who are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university and pursue baccalaureate degree programs such as education, English, geography, history, modern languages, philosophy, political science, psychology, social work, sociology, etc. The student taking the Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences with the Creative Writing emphasis would plan to transfer to a four-year program in creative writing, English, or related field for which creative writing is a solid base. The curriculum fulfills the freshman and sophomore general education requirements of most four-year colleges and universities.

As part of this degree program, students must complete the requirements of the Ohio Transfer Module in order to graduate.

Program Outcomes

  • Create works that are polished enough to submit for consideration of publication.
  • Demonstrate responsibility and accountability in accomplishing goals.
  • Achieve group goals in a variety of social contexts.
  • Articulate an understanding of the increasing interdependence of world cultures and their consequences.
  • Demonstrate ability to think logically and solve problems using analysis, synthesis and evaluation.
  • Demonstrate skills in multiple creative writing genres. i.e.: poetry, script writing, fiction writing.
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of ways with varied audiences through: writing skills, oral communication skills, listening skills, reading skills, computer literacy and information literacy.

Curriculum

Multicultural Elective 3 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Any Group 6 credit hours
Any Course in Catalog Elective 5 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 9 credit hours
Communication/Journalism Elective 3 credit hours
BIS 1120: Computer Concepts & Applications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1201: English Composition II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 2255: Creative Writing: Poetry View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 2256: Creative Writing Fiction View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 2259: Novel Writing View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SCC 1101: First Year Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
Course Option: {MAT 1470 OR MAT 1440} 3 - 4 credit hours
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