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CWR2001 Creative Writing 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Arts and Communication


Pre-requisite: CWR1000

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.


This course builds on and extends basic writing skills acquired in CWR1000. Students undertake exercises to cultivate skills in format, presentation and stylistic fluency. There is an emphasis on the relationship between writing and reading, with particular attention to techniques used by skilled writers in different media, including websites, radio, video, print journalism and fiction. A workshop approach to learning encourages creative collaboration. Assignments are designed to focus on editing and re-drafting as a core process in the development of effective communication strategies as a writer.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2014 External
Semester 1, 2014 On-campus Toowoomba