University of Technology Sydney

52697 Major Writing Project

Requisite(s): 32 credit points of completed study in spk(s): MAJ10051 Creative Writing Major OR 36 credit points of completed study in spk(s): MAJ09477 48cp Writing and Publishing Major OR 36 credit points of completed study in spk(s): MAJ09489 48cp Writing and Publishing Major
Anti-requisite(s): 54075 Creative Writing Project AND 58331 Creative Writing Project


In this subject, students complete a creative work in their chosen form, format or genre, to a standard expected for submission to a relevant publication, platform, venue, agent, competition or other outlet. Supported by peer-to-peer workshopping and a seminar series focusing on the development of creative work, and concepts relating to creativity, routines, practice and experimentation, students develop a deeper understanding of sustainable creative careers. Students develop skills in concept development, editing and revising, professional presentation and/or dissemination, as well as an understanding of the importance of Indigenous writing in Australian culture. They propose and showcase their final project to peers from inside and outside of the university.

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Spring session, City campus

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