University of Technology Sydney

57188 Writing Project 1

Requisite(s): 57041 Narrative Writing AND 57134 Theory and Creative Writing AND 57031 Creative Non-fiction AND 8 credit points of completed study in spk(s): CBK90528 24cp Electives
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
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Anti-requisite(s): 57034 Professional Writing Project


The subject is designed for students who have substantial experience in writing and are ready to work. Working under the guidance of an appropriate member of staff and with input from guest lecturers, students devise, research and draft a substantial (7500 words or equivalent) work of creative writing, which will be completed to 15,000 words and polished to a high standard in Writing Project 2. The writing may be in any genre, depending on the viability of the project. Students are encouraged to independently form their own writing groups in which to discuss and analyse their work. They are encouraged in this subject to explore and extend, through reading and redrafting, the possibilities of their chosen form and genre.

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Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

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