This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2023-2024 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs
and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program
approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available
in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.
The minor in creative writing consists of 18 credits, including the courses below. In order to complete the minor in creative writing, students must take at least 15 credits (five classes) in courses offered by the Department of English.
|Select at least 15 credits from the following: 1||15-18|
|The Reading and Writing of Fiction and Poetry|
|Writing for Stage and/or Screen|
|Writing Creative Nonfiction|
|Advanced Dramatic Writing|
|Advanced Poetry Writing|
|Advanced Fiction Writing|
|Advanced Creative Nonfiction Writing|
|Form and Theory of Poetry|
|Form and Theory of Fiction|
|Form and Theory of Creative Nonfiction|
|Topics in Writing|
|Three credits may be taken from these other writing and writing-related courses:||0-3|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Writing|
Note that some of these courses may be repeated (with different topics) for credit.